Art after Destruction

Looking at Christchurch 5 years after the horrific earthquake one can definitely see: Art is much more than pure beauty meant for consume. It can heal its creators psychologically, connect its recipients and create shared hope in places after natural desaster, trauma and destruction. A short essay on the impact of Street-Art in Christchurch after the destructive earthquake from 2011.

People are Wonders – On Finding War-Survivors

Finding people to interview or to participate in a survey is generally hard. Finding them to speak about a devastating topic such as their personal war-experience turns out to be harder and less hard at the same time.