The magnificent meets the mundane in this photo story starring obvious newbies and evident veterans of Wave-Gotik-Treffen.
We hope you like the fruits of our three-hour photo expedition chasing darkness in the sun!
“Much as I adore Leipzig on any given day, I have never loved it as much as I do this weekend. Seeing so many interesting, quirky, stylish people dressed in shades and textures of black warms my heart.”
“Many foreign guests have missed out on WGT events besides concerts due to the language barrier. This year, with help from friends, Iâ€™ve been able to organize a series of lectures and discussions about the scene, by the scene, in English.”
In celebrating the advent of this year’s Wave-Gotik-Treffen, we got a little creative. Hope you join us next Friday for a fun evening of open-minded expression, games, drinking… and flirting with the dark side!
“The population of DÃ¶litz is 4,734. The number of tickets sold for this yearâ€™s WGT is somewhere in the region of 18,000, and the scale of change in neighbourhood demographics in DÃ¶litz during this time is spectacular.”