Styling Advice from Top Designers
Just in time for the Franfurt Book Fair, top German designers Guido Maria Kretschmer and Thomas Rath have both brought out new fashion guides. Kretschmer's is tailored to women and has the credo: "Style has nothing to do with dress size." And Rath sets out to show men that they not only can but also are allowed to be well-dressed.
The British Architect David Chipperfield
David Chipperfield has been showered with honors for his designs, the most famous of which was the reconstruction of the Neues Museum in Berlin. Now he’s been awarded the prestigious Praemium Imperiale for his life’s work.
Recipes for Success: The Marketing Professional
The secret of Johann Lafer's success is that he's not just a great cook but also great at marketing himself. We accompany him to an event at Germany's most famous race track, the Nürburgring in Rhineland-Pfalz.
Jewelry Designer Shourouk Rhaiem
Parisian designer Shourouk Rhaiem is known for her opulent designs with baroque as well as exotic details. For example, she doesn't make her jewelry and accessories out of gold and silver, but from rhinestone, crystals and PVC.
The German Pop-art artist Jim Avignon
Jim Avignon is one of the most extraordinary figures in the contemporary German art scene. He lives and works in Berlin, but is constantly on the move. A self-taught artist, he's made his own way outside the official art establishment of academies, galleries and museums.