Italian street artist Alice Pasquini is a star of her genre. Author Maike van den Boom in search of happiness. And: Why wood is playing an ever more important role as a building material in modern architecture.
On this edition of Euromaxx Highlights: Italian street artist Alice Pasquini is a star of her genre. Author Maike van den Boom in search of happiness. And: Why wood is playing an ever more important role as a building material in modern architecture.
Alice Pasquini from Italy is one of the few female stars on the street art scene. She has sprayed walls around the globe and her home city of Rome. Recently she's been combining her art with 3D photography.
The Colosseum, St. Peter's Basilica, the Trevi Fountain - Rome is famous for its architectural treasures. Outside the center though, some suburbs are run-down and even dangerous. Efforts to change that include fostering contempary art projects.
Samantha Montgomery spends her days working as an elder-care worker and her nights posting videos of herself singing on YouTube. When the Israeli mashup video artist Kutiman samples her singing, "Princess Shaw" becomes a viral sensation.
Nick Cave is a musician, actor, filmmaker, and poet. Now he’s a comic book hero, too. Reinhard Kleist's latest graphic novel is "Nick Cave - Mercy On Me".
Some artists seem to not be content being successful in only one area. Especially among pop musicians, it seems to be fairly common for them to paint as well as to pursue their music. One such artist is Paul McCartney.
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.
With the world's highest number of startups per capita, Israel is a dream come true for many young entrepreneurs. DW went to Tel Aviv's DLD Innovation Festival to find out what makes the Israeli tech scene so successful.
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