Italy is world famous for its ice cream, known as gelato. So students from around the globe come to a gelato university near Bologna to learn the art of making it. Some end up becoming masters.
Mozambique isn’t a country you generally associate with gelato but Italian ice cream culture is about to make its sweet debut in the Maputo area. Three people have traveled from Mozambique to the north Italian city of Bologna this month for an intensive training course on how to make Italian gelato and pastries at the Carpigiani Gelato University.
Polar bears up-close: German photographer Norbert Rosing and his images of Arctic animals. The Danish city of Aarhus is a 2017 European Capital of Culture. And: the art of ice cream making at the Gelato University.
The director of the German Film Museum, Ellen Harrington, has a particular connection to '2001, A Space Odyssey'. In an interview with DW, she talks about why she rented a whole cinema to see the film and why she still finds it so fascinating.
Kamila Shamsie's tale of family and faith in the modern world beat out five other contenders for the prestigious award. Shamsie thanked the award's founders for promoting women's voices in literature.
Acclaimed Russian conductor Gennady Rozhdestvensky has died. He guest-conducted for many major orchestras, including the Berlin Philharmonic and the Boston Symphony.
Two years after The Floating Piers, landscape artist Christo is back with a 20-meter-high work, The Mastaba, made of thousands of oil barrels. Despite its size, it's not the most daring project in the artist's career.
So far, it has been difficult to get a hold of documents of the renowned composer. But that will be much easier after the Wagner National Archive has been digitized.
© 2018 Deutsche Welle |
Legal notice |
| Mobile version