where would you go if you were really into bears? forget alaska or norway. just go to berlin. bears will just keep coming at you…
you kaputt, reads this irreverent t-shirt in which berlin’s bear is smaching the other main symbol of the city: brandenburg gate.
this is the official version of the bear, on a plaque outside a building.
as photographed on an unusually grubby u-bahn train car.
street art. something to do with the right to arm bears, perhaps?
these huge bears are all over the city of berlin, and you’ll be hard pressed to find any two exactly alike.
head shot of one of the huge plastic statues.
small one on a bicycle pannier.