I like eating meat and have no problem with vegetables. But today I realized that I cannot remember when the last time I ate meat... Some one said “five guys” early in class and my response was “Five Guys Burgers and Fries”... am I craving a hamburger? No, I donʼt think so. I love the farmers markets … Continue reading Day 12: Am I now a Vegetarian?
Today was the second day of my class project I round around the train from East to West. I got on the wrong train at one point and ended up one hour away from Berlin. I was a little nervous at first but I realized my mistake and just enjoyed the ride back into Berlin.
For a class project my partner and I decided that we would ride the train complete around Berlin going in opposite directions. In a perfect world we would have gotten on at the North and crossed each others paths somewhere on the south tracks and met back up at our starting point. I made it all the … Continue reading Day 10: S42 Around Berlin
I went to a pool in the river?? Yes that's what I did. I did not go into the water but I did go check it out. There is a pool inside the Spree River in Berlin. It is sounded with docks, beach sand and a Tiki bar... very weird... but it was relaxing. If I had … Continue reading Day 9: Pool in the River?
I spent my entire day lost in the city and I was not happy. When I woke up this morning I planned to go to two museums head home meet up with my room mate and go to an art opening. None of that really happened. After walking in the worng direction and ending up back at the … Continue reading Day 8: Lost
Stacy Streeter is a 3rd year graduate student majoring in Printmaking in the School of Art and Art History at the University of Florida. Prior to this summer, Stacy lived in Japan for 4 years while her Dad was in the Navy and she also travelled to the Phillipines and Hong Kong on vacation. This … Continue reading Stacy: Summer in Berlin
This first week has be a little on the crazy side. I have settled down in a new country. I started two new art class, one photo and one video. I have never done video before so that is an added stress to my experience. Will I make a few good videos before I leave … Continue reading Day 7: Resting
Richard Long I finally got to see some art! I was have been having art withdraws! It was been a great experience to so see such historical places but since my study is art, I some what felt homeless without seeing “gallery art”. Berlin has fantastic street art but I wanted to see works by … Continue reading Day 6: Hamburger Banhof
Day 5: The Giant Gate Today we went to the Brandenberg Gate. I did my gator chomp! Go Gators! But the gate was really weird... there was a man dressed like a chicken, two men dressed in military uniforms, and 50 or more weird bicycles that groups of people could ride one. What is the … Continue reading Day 5: The Giant Gate
Today I had my first photography class and we received our first assignment. While trying to find the local art store I stumbled across bunny graffiti. I have seen graffiti all over Germany but to see a “bunny man” was especially important to me. I am currently researching rabbits for my 2012 thesis art show. … Continue reading Day 4: Bunny Graffiti