Part 8 of our German series by Nils MÃ¼ller on local artists: “Sie zeigt uns dieses Volk bei seiner Freilassung. Das Volk, das es besser haben wollte und das es leid war, nur das Innere eines KÃ¤figs ablaufen zu kÃ¶nnen und immer nur das gleiche zu fressen.”
“Taking inspiration from abandoned buildings, a complex relationship with capitalism and the physical energy of the city, American artist Christopher Sperandio has found Leipzig to be the perfect city to launch his latest comic, Vampire Bat.”
This Lindenau space is one enjoyed by people from all walks of life. In the three years it has been run as a social project, Pizza LAB has donated all of its profits to local community initiatives. Now, it finds itself in need of donations to survive.
Part 7 of our German series by Nils MÃ¼ller, on local-based artists: “Dort, wo sich das Gras teilt, wo der Holunder zittert, wo der LÃ¶wenzahn in die Vielzahl geht, beginnen wir einzuschweben, in das GebÃ¼sch, das zur Wolke wird, zum Rauch, zu Sternenbildern sogar.”
“The Leipzig Writers’ Meetup group is a space for people who write anything â books, fiction, non-fiction, short stories, scripts â to exchange ideas, share feedback, motivate each other, find a writing buddy or buddies, and also just to chat.”
This week, Jewish people from all over the world with roots in Leipzig have been coming over to celebrate their culture and remember their past. Here are some event tips for whoever is interested in participating in JÃ¼dische Woche in Leipzig.