A lost painting by Franz Marc has inspired present-day artists to create new works. “The Tower of the Blue Horses” continues to weave its spell in video art and installations inspired by associations it evokes.
Tove Feldt and Hagbard Kramer spend a lot of time in their secluded luxury cabin in Ravika on the Lyngen peninsula. The wooden house is perfectly adapted to its location.
Yves Chikuru lives in Vienna. He makes banana wine, which is a traditional beverage in his native home, the Democratic Republic of the Congo. He uses overly ripe bananas that would otherwise be thrown away.
Basel carnival is a three-day celebration just before Lent. Its rituals and costumes are so special that UNESCO added it to its list of Intangible Cultural Heritage in 2017.
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.
Generations of children have loved Judith Kerr's books, which have become school reading material worldwide. Kerr fled Nazi Germany with her family in 1933 — a personal tale she wove into "When Hitler Stole Pink Rabbit."
An opera singer with a rock star, a dead man with his daughter, a country star with a rapper: There have been a lot of unusual duet partners throughout pop music history that at first glance don't seem to fit together.
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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