Ulf Schulz from Berlin makes livng room lights from old headlights. His Urban Light Factory creations are all unique.
French photographer Dominique Nabokov photographs the living rooms of famous personalities such as Gérard Depardieu and David Chipperfield. The spaces - always void of people - reflect their owners' lifestyles.
In 2017, the world's most prestigious architecture award went to Catalan firm RCR Arquitectes. The three architects use modern materials such as glass, plastic, and recycled steel, and take landscapes into account.
In 2016, the Danish 'hygge' was all the rage. Now, the Swedish 'lagom' way of life is trending. Lagom means 'just the right amount'. It's making its mark on interior design but also has wider implications.
Ötzi the iceman hits the big screen, a mother flees and a family takes an unsettling vacation in the German contributions at the Locarno Film Festival. For DW's Julia Hitz, the German entries weren't daring enough.
Nearly two-thirds of German youths aged 13 and under read books several times a week, according to a new study. Magazines are still very popular among the age group. Only one-third turns to YouTube for entertainment.
Konstantin Gropper of the Get Well Soon one-man music project told DW he's "difficult to be around" when he's working on a new album - and what makes the tiny Haldern Pop Festival worth playing at.
By some calculations, hip-hop is celebrating 44 years as a musical genre and a movement this weekend. German rap is not quite so old, but there have been three rhyme-rich decades so far.
Millions of kissing and laughing smileys are sent out in text messages every day. As they now become superstars in "The Emoji Movie," here's a look back at how the hype surrounding the visual language developed.
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