It is one of Britain’s famous symbols – the red telephone booth. In times of mobile communication, they’ve become superfluous and disappear for the streets. But some people are setting out to save them.
J.K. Rowling was rejected numerous times before finding a publisher for her Harry Potter series. She's one of five stars who hit the big time despite their talents being underestimated at first.
Painting, photography, video: Tate Britain reveals the great versatility of David Hockney’s art. As he approaches his 80th birthday, the English artist and designer is still trying out new techniques and media.
Wood carving is now a rare craft. But Barnaby Calder from Britain has been enjoying huge success with his handmade wooden spoons.
It is the most renowned German film production company: Ufa was founded in 1917 and produced films through the end of World War II, during which time it served as a propaganda tool for the Nazis.
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.
Kraftwerk's leader, Ralf Hütter, hardly ever gives interviews. But some former band members do -- like Karl Bartos and Wolfgang Flür. They talk to DW about the time they spent in the band.
His hedonistic life cut short by disease, his good looks, his drawings of nudes: All this made Modigliani a legend. An exhibition at the Tate Modern in London shows off his work and gets to the man behind the myth.
Thousands of social media users have been breaking the silence around the culture of sexual abuse, with international versions of the #MeToo hashtag going one step further. Here are some of the celebrities who reacted.
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