The collective Assemble builds where no one else wants to: between motorways or decaying filling stations. Cheap, stylish, and socially responsible housing! We visit these dedicated architects in London and Liverpool.
Google wants to build a "start-up campus" in Berlin's sought-after Kreuzberg district. The city's mayor is delighted, but local residents fear for their rent, their livelihoods, and the area's unique character.
London collective “Assemble” get to work where city planners and conventional architects give up. Their renewal of the “Granby Four Streets” cluster of terraced houses in Liverpool won them the prestigious Turner Prize.
The Grenfell Tower fire is just one example of how chronic under-investment in infrastructure has left Britain trailing other leading economies on housing, roads, rail, and airports. Samira Shackle reports from London.
The second part of the third trilogy takes up were The Force Awakens left off and places Jakku scavenger Rey, played by Daisy Ridley; at the heart of the drama.
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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