Picasso und Giacometti: two of the most important artists of the 20th century meet again in Paris. "Picasso - Giacometti" in the Musée Picasso examines the men's relationship.
Is Leon Löwentraut the new Picasso, or just a lifestyle product? Experts in Berlin are undecided, yet the media and collectors are crazy about him. Berlin adores such types, says DW columnist Gero Schliess. And why not?
Sacha Dench flies like a bird for a project aimed at tracking Bewick swans. A look at what connected Picasso and Giacometti. Plus, a visit to the world biggest miniature train museum.
Films on artists Joseph Beuys and Alberto Giacometti are big at Berlin's International Film Festival. Also on the show: Ed Sheeran's back with two chart-topping hits, and a ride in a horse drawn sleigh.
Producer Janine Jackowski puts films by and about women to the fore. Including Maren Ade's prize-winning Toni Erdmann.
The Swedish Academy, which awards the Nobel Prize in literature, is cutting all ties with a man facing a series of sexual harassment allegations. The influential person had been closely linked with the institution.
With the successful staging of "Fiddler on the Roof," the Komische Oper celebrates its 70th anniversary. For DW columnist Gero Schliess, the smallest of the three Berlin opera houses is particularly inspiring right now.
Bauhaus is one of Germany's most successful cultural exports. But these days, 22 of the world's leading architecture offices are American, 17 British - and only three German.
After the "Jamaica" coalition talks aimed at building the next German government collapsed in Berlin on Sunday, Germany's top culture critics took to Twitter to voice their opinions.
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