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While the young relax at Nuremberg, their elders head for Berchtesgaden. High in the Bavarian Alps may be found a suburban villa. It was built as a tearoom-cum-love-nest for the Führer and Eva, a personal gift from Reichmarschall Göring. Many fit, elderly vacationers make the climb to what is now a fast-food restaurant.
In the valley below stands the former barracks of the Waffen SS and what remains of the villas of Göring and friends.

(Right Panel of Germany Today)

About Vaughan Grylls

Born 10th December 1943 in Newark, Nottinghamshire and attended art schools at Nottingham, Wolverhampton, Goldsmiths' and the Slade. He has taught at several art schools in the UK and the US.

From 1996 to 2005 he was Director of the Kent Institute of Art and Design. In 2005 he resigned to concentrate full-time on his own work after joining the Kent and the Surrey Institutes of Art and Design to make the University for the Creative Arts.

″I still use the same approach to my work: I get an idea, think of the title and then make the work. So not much has changed since 1964″

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