Frankfurter Engel - Germany
Frankfurter Engel is located in Frankfurt am Main.
Frankfurter Engel monument was established on 1994.
Primary threats to Frankfurter Engel :
The memorial is a statue of an angel. The work is the first of its kind in Germany. Subsequent memorials in Germany are Kolner Rosa Winkel (1995) in Cologne and Memorial to Homosexuals persecuted under Nazism (2008) in Berlin.
Historical facts of Frankfurter Engel :
Frankfurter Engel is a memorial in the city of Frankfurt am Main in southwestern Germany, dedicated to homosexual people persecuted under Nazi rule, and at Paragraph 175, the lat during 1950s and 1960s.On 20 July 1992 a competition for artists started. Winner of the competition was the artist Rosemarie Trockel. The memorial was built at the crossing of the streets Schafergasse and Alte Gasse. On 11 December 1994 the memorial was opened.