If walls could talk

Sometimes it is nice to play tourist in your own city. For this photo series our city captain got lost in Rotterdam to capture buildings with a message.

Published by Guest on 11/06/2014

You know the saying “if walls could talk”? Well, in Rotterdam they actually do. Our city offers many quotes throughout the different neighbourhoods, trying to communicate with its passer-byer. Some quotes are funny, some are philosophical and some refer to the cities’ history. This photo series shows you a few of our talking walls. [caption id="attachment_5511" align="alignright" width="940"]LOVE – Witte de Withstraat LOVE – Witte de Withstraat[/caption] [caption id="attachment_5513" align="alignright" width="950"]Melly Shum is not liking her job behind that smile – Witte de Withstraat Melly Shum is not liking her job behind that smile – Witte de Withstraat[/caption] [caption id="attachment_5517" align="alignright" width="940"]Restaurant Bazar on Witte de Withstraat “In everything is a glance” & “WITHIN” Restaurant Bazar on Witte de Withstraat “In everything is a glance” & “WITHIN”[/caption] [caption id="attachment_5518" align="alignright" width="940"]We are all stars according to Warhol - Witte de Withstraat We are all stars according to Warhol - Witte de Withstraat[/caption] [caption id="attachment_5519" align="alignright" width="940"]Always keep moving! – Willem de Kooning Academy Always keep moving! – Willem de Kooning Academy[/caption] [caption id="attachment_5521" align="alignright" width="940"]“The entire world is your fatherland” – Blaak / Library “The entire world is your fatherland” – Blaak / Library[/caption] [caption id="attachment_5515" align="alignright" width="940"]“All that’s worthy is helpless” – Lucebert on an office building “All that’s worthy is helpless” – Lucebert on an office building[/caption] [caption id="attachment_5520" align="alignright" width="950"]School report of Rotterdam writer Bob den Uyl. It says he is a very gifted student and he passed to 5th grade – Erasmus University College School report of Rotterdam writer Bob den Uyl. It says he is a very gifted student and he passed to 5th grade – Erasmus University College[/caption]    - Cathalijne -        

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