This German castle = the perfect setting for fantastic daydreams. “There’s a huge gap between when this was built and the period we’re living in now,” says Shoair Mavlian ( our guest curator for Photo by
German photographer Killian Schoenberger has utilized moody landscape and old stories of his childhood homeland to create a series of photographic illustrations inspired by the fairy tales of the Brothers Grimm. Shot in remote rural areas of Middle Europe dominated by images of haunting fog, gnarled trees and dark homes you hope are abandoned. His exemplary work as a photographer is made even more impressive by the fact that he is colorblind.
Cathedral in Winter by Ernst Ferdinand Oehme, German watercolorist and landscape painter, 1797-1855. Influenced by Caspar David Frederick and student in the Dresden Art Academy of Dresden, Germany. This watercolor is especially nice for its quiet solitude and beckoning light. It hangs in the Galerie Neue Meister, Staaliche Kunstammlugen in Dresden, Germany. — A Thousand Winds)