We check out the miniature figurine-art installations of the London-based British street artist Slinkachu. He uses macro-photography to capture his Little People series. His photographs are regularly on display in international exhibitions.
In troubling political times, New York's latest tourist attraction offers visitors international escapism - a $40 million installation of 50 nations in miniature: a kind of Gulliver's Travels for the 21st century.
Origami artist Sipho Mabona creates paper animals that are anything but miniature. He's even made a life-sized elephant out of a single sheet of paper. His works are now being exhibited in museums.
Identical twins Gerrit and Frederik Braun have built the world's largest model railway exhibition: Hamburg's Miniatur Wunderland. It's a popular tourist attraction which keeps on growing.
In his latest project, artist Heiko Mattausch is capturing the memory of Leipzig prior to gentrification in a series of miniatures. DW's Kate Brady went to the eastern German city to meet the man behind the paintings.
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