Yadegar Asisi’s Panorama of divided Berlin – Checkpoint Charlie
Yadegar Asisi presents a new panorama depicting the cold war and the Berlin wall. Looking at the division created (not just literally) between the east and the west by the attitudes and structures of the faceless states involved.
Here you’ll see an everyday scene on a fictitious day in the 80′s which seems banal and ordinary, but soon speaks out to without it’s subtle, quite cruelty and sadness. Nearby Checkpoint Charlie there’s few better ways to immerse yourself in the history of the wall, and the way it effected the people of the city.