Bernar Venet is one of the world's leading contemporary sculptors. His steel creations can be found in cities the world over. We feature an unveiling in Bonn.
2008, Marc Voß began collecting life-size figures from the Star Wars franchise. A visit to his collection in the attic would get any die-hard sci-fi fan swooning.
Germany’s organ building tradition goes back all the way to the Middle Ages. There are some 400 organ builders throughout the country today. Now, their craft has made UNESCO’s Intangible Cultural Heritage List.
When it comes to arts and culture, Warsaw has caught up with Europe's other metropolises. The art scene is flourishing, and in summer, the bars and open-air DJ sets keep partiers on their feet.
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.
The major literary award for a work of fiction translated into German goes to a Croatian novel. Sajko's Love Story has been praised for revealing "the power and impotence" of individuals in the globalized age.
To underline World Refugee Day on June 20, here are 10 famous musicians who fled their home country and whose life would have been very different if they had not been allowed to live somewhere else.
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.
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