Der Insel-Garten/ The Island Garden (Felicitas Sommer 2013)

A Bird's Eye View of the Island / Die Insel aus der Vogelperspektive: Cultivation of Fruit-Trees, Nuts, and Vegetable Patches

A Bird's Eye View of the Island

Compiled from maps, letters, descriptions and photos/ Zusammengestellt aus Karten, Briefen, Beschreibungen und Fotos (click to enlarge)

Insel Plan/Map of the Island (ca 1944)

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Drawing made by Walter Ruf, architect and future husband of Brigitte 

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Plan der Insel/ Map of the Island (11 March/März 1935)

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Katasteramt Plan (Migges Aufschüttungen in rosa)/ Map of the Island prepared by the Land Registry, in pink Migge's reclaimed land through land-fill (click to enlarge)

The Sun Island

The Sun Island (August 2015)

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The Sun Island Across the Seasons

Autumn

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An atmospheric Impression of the Sun Island, as the leaves are falling and the birds are taking flight, filmed in the Autumn of 2016

Summer

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The camera quietly explores the Sun Island in the heat of summer, and from this secluded vantage point observes life on the lake.

Early Morning

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A boat ride in the  bracing air of an early morning, as the sun just touches the water, but ducks and swans are already foraging for food

Fetching Compost Stored in Boat

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Laying out the Grass

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Building a Seed-Bed from Reeds

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Sun Island House (Architect Migge Model Florian Afflerbach)