19 October 2009

Maximilian Kolbe

Neuperlach, as the name suggests, is a new district of the city. To serve the new residential and business community new churches have also been built. This is the entrance to the Catholic church of Saint Maximilian Kolbe, named for a Polish preist who was murderd in Auschwitz. Nearby is the new Lutheran church, named for Dietrich Bonhoeffer, a Lutheran pastor who was also a victim of the Nazis.

4 comments:

brattcat said...

This is a mesmerizing image.

olli said...

Thanks. I liked the simplicity of it but with plenty of texture, structure and tonality.

Antonia said...

I like you blog very much and visit it regularly. I don’t know this building, but your picture is so sophisticated – a real masterpiece! Cheers!

olli said...

Thanks Antonia. Much appreciated.

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