germany. a day in duisburg.

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niki de saint phalles fountain “lifesaver” on one of duisburgs main shopping streets. unfortunately the water was turned off due to the cold weather when i visited.
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the lehmbruck museum – a museum for modern art and sculptures.

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the museum is located in the immanuel-kant-park, which is filled with over 40 sculptures by artists like henry morre, magdalena abakanowicz, alf lechner and others.

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duisburgs’s old port got a “face lift” and is now home to many offices, parks, museums and restaurants.IMG_0645

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“garten der erinnerung” – a park next to the port, created in 1999 combines nature, art and remains of buildings which once stood there.IMG_0647IMG_0655

a sculpture by bernar venet outside the theater in the city center.IMG_0656

[i visited tiger & turtle – magic mountain on that same day.]

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