Das Fablehafte Berlin!
Berlin is one of the most vibrant creative cities in Europe. Das Fablehafte Berlin (The Fabulous Berlin) is a special issue of Magpie Magazine which celebrates all that glitters with creativity in that city.
A City with such creative weight may be in a position to buckle under it’s own creation. ‘All good things must come to an end’ is a saying I generally dislike, but when referenced to Berlin I simply abhor it. Liam Gook has been living and working in Berlin for the last four years and I was lucky enough to meet him in his (now) home City. Talking to him about the slow gentrification it was going through led me to demand he write an article for this issue, culminating in “The Slow Death” (pages 16-19). Hopeful that it can hold off much development, we raise a glass to the artists from Berlin