Book Burning Memorial – Berlin

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Book Burning Memorial - Berlin

Empty white bookshelves placed underground commemorate the book burning of 1933 in Berlin.

Book Burning Memorial - Berlin

Book Burning Memorial - Berlin

Book Burning Memorial - Berlin

Book Burning Memorial - Berlin

The memorial is almost invisible, but becomes evocative at night when its lighting is diffused through a sheet of glass in the middle of Bebelplatz.

Artist: Micha Ullman
Year: 1995
Location: Bebelplatz – Berlin
Google Maps: Book Burning Memorial
Seen in: August 2008


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