• 'Festival of Freedom' to Celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the Fall of the Berlin Wall
    'Festival of Freedom' to Celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the Fall of the Berlin Wall
    The 'Festival of Freedom' began with an open-air concert at Pariser Platz by the Staatskapelle Berlin conducted by Daniel Barenboim. After the concert, the fall of the Berlin Wall has been symbolised by knocking over the designed dominos, which was broadcast live in ZDF from 7.25 until ca. 8.30 pm. About 250,000 people attended this extraordinary... mehr
     
  • The Domino Action
    The Domino Action
    Almost one thousand dominos have been designed by youths so far, most of them by pupils from Berlin schools. On international level, the co-operation partner Goethe-Institut has sent several dominos into the world. This ‘Mauerreise’ aims to raise awareness of walls around the world that continue to exist. Furthermore, the Institut français... mehr
     
  • Das Dominobuch
    Das Dominobuch
    Das Dominobuch erzhlt Dominogeschichte(n) von Menschen, die vor 20 Jahren mit Mut und Beharrlichkeit einen Dominoeffekt in der Politik auslsten, von Schulklassen, die sich heute mit den Ereignissen von damals auseinandersetzen; es erinnert an Mauern in der Welt, die noch nicht gefallen sind und wrdigt Menschen, die sich fr Frieden einsetzen... mehr
     
  • Dominosteine wandern durch Berlin
    Dominosteine wandern durch Berlin
    Der japanische Knstler Yukihiro Taguchi produzierte mit acht unbemalten Dominosteinen ein Video in Stop-Motion-Technik. Dazu fotografierte er in einem aufwendigen Verfahren jeden einzelnen Frame, also jedes Standbild des Filmes. Knstler und Steine folgten dabei auch dem ehemaligen Mauerverlauf in der Stadt... mehr
     
  • Test Run of the Dominos
    Test Run of the Dominos
    At a test run in June a hundred unpainted dominos have been knocked over in preparation of the celebrations on 9 November organized by Kulturprojekte Berlin. On this day about a thousand dominos will cover a route of around two kilometres from the Reichstagsufer via the Brandenburg Gate to Potsdamer Platz close to where the Berlin Wall once stood... mehr
     
  • Domino actions
    Domino actions
    Thousands of youths, apprentices and creatives have dealt with the historical backgrounds of the Peaceful Revolution and the fall of the Wall and have designed dominos in different workshops and actions. Here you see a range of the domino actions for the 'domino gallery' at the "Festival of Freedom" on 9 November mehr