This recap of the Year of German-American Friendship celebrates the projects, places, and people that have made this year so special, showcasing the many ways that Germany and the US are Wunderbar Together!
For the opening of the Year of German-American Friendship, Germany-based artist collective Urbanscreen illuminated three iconic buildings in the United States with their light-art, highlighting different aspects of German-American relations.
Pentagon staffer John Masters visited East and West Germany as a child before the wall fell. “When there was a wall in Berlin, I went up as a small boy through East Germany … we weren’t supposed to look outside the windows. I was glad to see it happen.”
Video to come.
German Bundewehr and US Armed Forces together celebrate the German American Friendship Day at Chiuhahua Ballpark in El Paso, TX.