“The Wave” by Vertigo is back. Frost 18 opened this weekend. Once again “the Wave” is a highlight of the Copenhagen Frost Festival. Last year, this 80-meter-long and 4-meter in hight installation by Vertigo on Ofelia Plads got massive international attention, and this year is no exception and is already well-visited. Continue reading ““The Wave” is back in Copenhagen”
We all have a private geography or a topography over areas or sites that are significant for our self-understanding. Where we were born, where we grow up, where we had our first kiss or places we have traveled to and lastly our home. Our private geography is where we often have our day to day life. Continue reading “Copenhagen My Private Geography”
Instagram continually shapes my mental landscape of the city. I blog and Instagram as @Copenhagen_er on my pursue to capture my city experience. @Copenhagen_er is me Ditte Maria Sørensen; It is my digital footprint, my online persona.
Copenhagen ranks as one of the top bike-friendly cities in the world. How Copenhageners daily commute by bike mesmerizes people around the globe. Urban planners visit Copenhagen to see first-hand how the Copenhagen municipality and city developers seek to develop a bike-friendly environment. Continue reading “Copenhagen a bike-friendely city”
It’s Copenhagen´s 850th birthday, and this calls for a big celebration. The Golden Days festival is this year hosting a birthday party for my dear city and invites everyone to join the festivity from the 2 – 17th of September.
Denmark’s largest exhibition on Street photography at Øsknehallen. The exhibition “Street Photography 1917-2017 – A Tribute to Everyday Life” displays the range of street photography from both national and international artist. Continue reading “Øksnehallen a Photo story”
Well to set the scene, as I ever so often do, I once again wandered the streets of Copenhagen, and let my eyes scatter the scenery. Herer, I came upon a little treat for you dear readers and followers. Small graphic banners, illustrating the silhouettes of iconic places in Copenhagen, all placed in strategically eye side for the pedestrians. Continue reading “Silhouettes of the Copenhagen Cityscape”
Sometimes life treats you with little surprises, and I must say last week was one of them! One of my Instagram Photos made it into a mini-exhibition hold in the Bookstore of DAC – The Danish Architecture Centre. Continue reading “My Photo Featured at DAC – Danish Architecture Centre”
The Copenhagen Cityscape, seen from above are a classic medieval cityscape, with only a few iconic buildings rising to the sky, due to a strict city planning of the old parts of the city.
I often wander the street of Copenhagen looking op, and taking in details, but I rarely take the time to see Copenhagen from above. Copenhagen has several view spots were it is possible to see Copenhagen from the top. Rundetårn, the tower at Christensborg, and several church towers are open to the public. Continue reading “Copenhagen As Seen From Above”