Socialite Peggy Guggenheim was one of the most influential collectors of the 20th century. She lived for art and counted many artists and writers among her lovers. A new film depicts her eventful life and career.
From Jackson Pollock to Max Ernst – Peggy Guggenheim supported a range of famous contemporary artists. At the same time she built up one of the most important art collections of the 20th century.
The Guggenheim opened its museum in Bilbao 20 years ago, turning a struggling industrial town into a cultural metropolis. The building designed by Frank Gehry is now the landmark of the city.
From Jackson Pollock to Max Ernst – Peggy Guggenheim helped the careers of a range of famous contemporary artists. At the same time she built up one of the most important art collections of the 20th century.
New York's top prosecutor has announced a civil rights probe into The Weinstein Co. following allegations of sexual assault against its co-founder. Prosecutors have requested the studio's harassment complaint records.
Washington Post reporter Souad Mekhennet writes on Islamist terrorism. She’s travelled extensively and met some of the world's most wanted men. She tries to explain what motivates them, as well as to mediate between the West and the Muslim world.
Young South African jazz musicians are raising their voices against corruption and oppression. They want to free the country of the trauma of apartheid.
Cape Town’s Zeitz Museum of Contemporary African Art (Mocaa), which opened in September, is the largest institution of its kind on the continent. It gives Africans a major platform to present their art where it was created.
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.
From Lassie to Struppi, our favorite four-legged friends have been with us through thick and thin. To underline World Dog Day on October 10, DW revisits the most famous dogs from the arts, literature, music and film.
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