Tornado-am-Ostkreuz } Berlin
Above "Was willst du? Komm doch!. Ich hau dir eins in die Fresse!" ("Come on, I'll punch you in the face!") planted just outside the Sophie-Charlotten Platz U-Bahn.
Pansy Project photographs (photo above and below) are on show at Tornado-am-Ostkreuz
, the selection of seven photographs show pansies planted at sites of homophobia in London, Liverpool, Manchester and New York. Volker Beck, patron of the exhibition gave a speech on issues of homophobia at the opening. I also planted a pansy until the end of April to commemorate homophobia in Berlin, the above planting marks the location where two men were followed from Sophie-Charlotten Platz U-Bahn and badly beaten the two attackers were caught and charged with homophobic crimes this accompanying event was organised by the gallery and was supported by Maneo.
From left: Volker Beck (Bündnis 90/ Die Grünen), Armin Bergmeier (Tornado-am Ostkreuz), Paul Harfleet and Kay Ramczyk (Tornado-am-Ostkreuz).