German Heritage in Letters works with libraries, archives, and members of the public to digitize letters found tucked away in basements, attics, and storage units and make them available to a wider audience interested in history and immigration.
From April 2nd to April 13th, artist Luigi Toscano will drive the full width of the continental US, stopping along the way to meet American survivors of the Holocaust and discuss the LEST WE FORGET project with university students and visitors at major Holocaust memorial museums.
A new electro-acoustic work, Best Regards Bruno – Letters from Stalingrad. Ralf Gawlick blends recorded and live piano (an instrument Bruno played as a teenager) with spoken text from the last letters and sung text from religious passages and prayers the young soldiers intoned.
More than 20 bands and over a thousand visitors attended Wunderbar Together’s events this week, celebrating the history of cooperation between Germany and the United States.
Visitors had a chance to get up close and personal with all things Bauhaus and discover the history of one of the most influential architectural movements of the twentieth century.