Location: Max-Ernst-Gesamtschule, Cologne/Germany
Words: Franziska Lettang + REMOTEWORDS
Roof size: 250 square meters
The schoolyard of the Max Ernst Secondary School in Cologne Bocklemünd has a message: …Max, der Ernst des Lebens… /…Max the earnestness of life…
The phrase was developed in collaboration with the students and refers to the school’s name giver and to Dadaist sound poetry. Almost every child in Germany begins his school career with the portentous words: Now life starts in earnest…
In cooperation with SK Stiftung Kultur der Sparkasse KölnBonn.