Each year during the World Economic Forum, global attention turns to the small town in the Swiss Alps. We look at Davos beyond the headlines, to the posh winter sports resort with a long history.
Why Martin Suter has brought a small pink elephant to life for his latest book. Also: cool art from Italy. A visit to an ice cream university near Bologna. And the winter sports resort of Davos.
Over a million people celebrate the ‘Las Fallas‘ festival in the Spanish city of Valencia. The traditional fishermen’s cap is back in style. And: light art at the ‘Luminale’ festival in the German city of Frankfurt.
Pro mountain biker Steffi Marth is blazing a trail in a largely male domain. She's participated in the Downhill World Cup, won numerous medals in four-cross and travelled the world looking for the ride of a lifetime.
Bruno Zanzottera, a photographer from Milan, takes pictures of Italian ghost towns. He aims to document the effects of urbanization, which has led to the depopulation of entire regions.
The 6-day 'Luminale' festival turns Frankfurt into a sea of light, with installations by light artists making more than 100 sites in the city sparkle and shine.
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