• Germany
  • Museumsinsel – Central Berlin’s collection of five museums built over a century

    As the UNESCO comments: The museum as a social phenomenon owes its origins to the Age of Enlightenment in the 18th century. The five museums on the Museumsinsel in Berlin, built between 1824 and 1930, are the realization of a visionary project and show the evolution of approaches to museum design over the course of […]

    Museumsinsel – Central Berlin’s collection of five museums built over a century was last modified: January 12th, 2019 by Dong
  • Germany
  • Monastic Island of Reichenau – the cradle of western culture (1/2)

    As commented by the UNESCO: The island of Reichenau on Lake Constance preserves the traces of the Benedictine monastery, founded in 724, which exercised remarkable spiritual, intellectual and artistic influence. The churches of St Mary and Marcus, St Peter and St Paul, and St George, mainly built between the 9th and 11th centuries, provide a […]

    Monastic Island of Reichenau – the cradle of western culture (1/2) was last modified: January 5th, 2019 by Dong
  • Switzerland
  • Zürich Kunsthaus (Zürich Art Museum)

    Hello everyone! Today I went to the Zürich Kunsthaus and can’t wait to introduce it to you. I’ve actually been there quite a few times, but in oder to write this post, I particularly took a close look today so you wont’t get lost in it (I hope) after reading this post. 🙂 Zürich Kunsthaus […]

    Zürich Kunsthaus (Zürich Art Museum) was last modified: September 9th, 2016 by Dong