Curating the archive

  • photo credit: Blake Fitzpatrick & Vid Ingelevics - 2003 - This photograph depicts the reverse side of previous installation. At the time of this photograph, the Newseum was located in Arlington, VA. The Newseum has since been relocated to a site Washington, DC. This relocation illustrates our contention that the Berlin Wall is a mobile ruin, displaced even within the same city.
  • photo credit: Blake Fitzpatrick & Vid Ingelevics - 2009 - Joe Sciamarelli, President of the Berlin Wall Commemorative Group, with his two Berlin Wall slabs, currently in storage behind a suburban garage in New Jersey.
  • photo credit: Blake Fitzpatrick & Vid Ingelevics - 2010 - Six segments of the Berlin Wall are located on one of the town´s main streets.
  • photo credit: Blake Fitzpatrick & Vid Ingelevics - 2012 - The inner zone of the East Side Gallery, between Muhlen Str. and the Spree.
  • photo credit: Blake Fitzpatrick & Vid Ingelevics - 2009 - The Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and Museum
  • photo credit: Blake Fitzpatrick and Vid Ingelevics - 2009 - This segment of the Berlin Wall was supported with funds from the Carl and Margaret Karcher Foundation,Chapman University, Orange County. Carl Karcher was a wealthy business man in California who owned the Carl´s Jr. fast food restaurant franchise.
  • photo credit: Blake Fitzpatrick & Vid Ingelevics - 2012 - Remains of the Berlin Wall at the Berlin Wall Memorial Park
  • photo credit: Blake Fitzpatrick & Vid Ingelevics - 2012 - The Berlin Wall Memorial.
  • photo credit: Blake Fitzpatrick & Vid Ingelevics - 2012 - Two pieces of the Berlin Wall, painted by well-known Wall painter, Thierry Noir, donated to NYC by the city of Berlin in 2004. Situated less than a kilometre from Ground Zero.
  • photo credit: Blake Fitzpatrick & Vid Ingelevics - 2012 - Behind the Hamburger Bahnhof is a dumping ground for the displaced Berlin Wall. The re-situated slabs have become a kind of training ground for Berlin´s young graffiti artists as the slabs are painted and re-painted almost daily.