Naples has some of the most beautiful subway stations in the world. The city commissioned renowned architects and artists to turn stations into dream-like worlds.
Metro stations don’t have to be shabby: many artists use them as a backdrop for their work. In Berlin, small installations make the wait for a train more fun. And Naples has given entire stations over to artists.
Euromaxx special goes underground! Naples is famous for its artistic metro stations, an underground light museum in Germany, and a Swiss architect builds hobbit-like homes.
Deep under the streets of Moscow, the metro is a world of its own. Every era in Russian history is represented in its many stations. As the city opens its 200th stop, DW takes a tour through the tunnels.
Producer Janine Jackowski puts films by and about women to the fore. Including Maren Ade's prize-winning Toni Erdmann.
The Swedish Academy, which awards the Nobel Prize in literature, is cutting all ties with a man facing a series of sexual harassment allegations. The influential person had been closely linked with the institution.
With the successful staging of "Fiddler on the Roof," the Komische Oper celebrates its 70th anniversary. For DW columnist Gero Schliess, the smallest of the three Berlin opera houses is particularly inspiring right now.
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.
After the "Jamaica" coalition talks aimed at building the next German government collapsed in Berlin on Sunday, Germany's top culture critics took to Twitter to voice their opinions.
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