I wonder if Marx & Engels could have foreseen how there ideas would be interpreted and implemented. Would hey have been pleased?
This is part of an old building we saw while walking around. It was bombed out, and has never been rebuilt. It was amazing to see things like this, because we just don't have that in America.
The former Academy of Song, now the site of the Maxim Gorki Theatre (left) and the Palais am Festungsgraben with its luxurious marble room also have the austere atmosphere of Berlin Classicism.