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The Klinikum Aachen

Joerg Albrecht Chicago, Illinois, United States     The Klinikum Aachen with helipad The Klinikum of the Rhenish-Westfalian Technical University in Aachen (Aix-la-Chapelle) evokes reactions in everyone who sees it. As seen from the nearby rolling pastures of the Dutch border, its towers abruptly obstruct  the countryside like a beached aircraft carrier. Even closer, viewed […]

The Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital of Soweto

Joerg Albrecht Chicago, Illinois, United States   An areal view of the  Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital of Soweto The Chris Hani-Baragwanath hospital lies at the border of the community it serves. Coming from Johannisburg, a four lane highway leads directly to its gates – with its guards and their machine guns. From Soweto the patients […]