“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”
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”
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”
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”
I got a Photo feautured on DAC. Sometimes life treats you with little surprises, last week was definitely 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”
Capturing Copenhagen on Instagram is done by many. Contemporary architecture with its concrete, glass and steel, and the old collourfull buildings, all are giving great photo opportunities.
Copenhagenize – a term often referred to the Danish culture of bicycling. For some, a term refers to a life philosophy, to others a theoretical approach to city development, and for most Copenhageners and Danes, just a way of living.
The little speciality shop Nu in Jægersborggade is a refreshing little shop. Its bare interior beams of bustling Berlin. In some way the location and the rustic deco is a perfect fit for Nu. The Street has in recent years undergone major changes. A huge part of the process of shaping the street into what it is today is Nu and other little speciality shops and cosy Cafes that’s popped up.