An impression of Frankfurt’s Museumsuferfest (museum embankment festival), taken Aug.27 with a Nikon Coolpix A at an exposure time of 0,8 seconds. The festival is considered one of the biggest cultural events in Europe, drawing a crowd of some 2 million people every year.
Click through the gallery to get a glimpse of Frankfurt’s “Nacht der Museen” (Night of the Museums) that took place April 25/26. 45 museums were open until 2.00 am, some 38.000 people came to watch and to party.
A tuba player of the HR Symphonieorchster (Frankfurt Radio Symphony Orchestra) gets ready for playing in front of Gerhard Richter’s 1967 painting named “Großer Vorhang” (Big Curtain) during a ceremony marking the 200th anniversary of Frankfurt’s renowned Staedel museum, March 15. A grand public celebration was held with a diverse program and free admission for everyone.