The Legend

I’m not a real person. I’m a legend.He dated Madonna before she was Madonna and turned up to art openings in $1000 Armani suits splattered with vibrant colors. Jean-Michel Basquiat is probably the most famous artist of the 80s. His fame was absolute, making the jump from New York’s underground graffiti scene to the world’s biggest art galleries.


Maybe you know them from your grandparents’ living room, flea markets or antique shops: pendulum clocks. They were invented more than 300 years ago by the universal genius Galileo Galilei and were common until the beginning of the last century when the more precise quartz clocks came up.

Poem of a Moment

Once, while singing,
dancing, ringing
when dreams and plans
started fulfilling;
life was full
of purity.


Her being the origin of every single piece of life on this earth.
Her being a source of something new and something peaceful.
Her being not necessarily female in biological terms.

You are not unique and special

Only recently, I have read a text on self-love. It started off by pointing out how unique each and every one of us is, how it is a miracle that one exists. How we are special, how every individual on Earth is special. And I must say: I never liked this imagination.

On Feeding the World

Sustainable approaches to nourish a growing world population.
Breakfast, lunch and dinner. A coffee break to fight the afternoon low. Beers and nibbles with friend in the evening. We eat a lot.

Hunger of the Pine

An alternating semi tone like a radar sets a mellow, impelling scene. Alt-J’s lead singer Joe softly whispers: Sleeplessly embracing Butterflies and needles Line my seamed-up join.

An Inspector Calls

The talents behind UCF’s art committee “Arts Liberated”.
The curtain rises. A simple living room, a seemingly simple family dinner – laughing happily, dressed completely in white.

Empty Heart

BY Christiane Greif x ILLUSTRATION Lukas Wiehler I ́m hungry! Give me bread I ́m hungry!  I buy a car, a castle, a plane, I ́m hungry!  I have gold, and diamonds, and beautiful friends, I ́m hungry!  I make them sing my song, my friends and my enemies, I ́m hungry!  At night a … Read more