Post-its, rulers, staples and folders: in the new exhibit "Out of Office" in Bietigheim-Bissingen, near Stuttgart, visitors will be surprised to come across familiar objects from their daily workaday life.
John Cage, Jim Jarmusch, Damien Hirst – all of them came to Berlin with the German Academic Exchange Services Artists-in-Berlin program. Facing today's nationalism, what's expected from the next generation of artists?
On January 17, museums around the world are embracing the selfie as the #MuseumSelfie trend takes over social media.
Two new works have been added to Vincent van Gogh's official oeuvre. The discovery of an unknown drawing by the Dutch painter has allowed the authentication of a second sketch.
With "Nijinski", the Gauthier Dance Company is paying homage to Russian ballet dancer Vaslav Nijinsky. The mesmerising ballet performance is choreographed by Marco Goecke.
Thoughtful, provocative, chic: Shehzil Malik's new aesthetic seeks social transformation in a conservative, male-dominated society — sometimes by deliberately flaunting social conventions.
Frankfurt’s Schirn gallery is dedicating an exhibition to German art between 1918 and 1933. Some 200 artworks, from Max Beck¬mann to Alice Lex-Nerlin¬ger, testify to the social tensions, political struggles and upheavals of the time.
Shehzil Malik challenges Pakistan’s patriarchy with pop art. Russia’s growing computer gaming scene in Novosibirsk. Also on the show: Clarinettist David Orlowsky transcends musical genres, and decaying sculptures.
Does Germany have a world-class cultural scene? We look at 10 popular myths about culture in Germany and see how they stand up to the facts. It's not an easy task in a place where culture is considered holy.
Texan girl, blues queen and music pioneer: The iconic figure of the hippie and women's liberation movement in the late 1960s was born 75 years ago, on January 19, 1943.
She was an iconic figure of the hippie and women's liberation movements in the late 1960s. Janis Joplin embodied the life of Sex & Drugs & Rock'n'Roll more radically than her male colleagues — and paid the price.
Millions of people are trapped in offices every day. Can art be found in an environment that honors efficiency above all? Artists featured in the new exhibition "Out of Office" have explored that possibility.
Woody Allen's estranged, adopted daughter Dylan Farrow has revived claims that he sexually assaulted her as a seven-year-old girl. The prolific filmmaker, now 82, has disclaimed the graphic accusations as "cynical."
The Sundance Film Festival kicks off the global string of film festivals. Showcasing independent films, it features this year eight German co-productions, as well as movies directed by stars Ethan Hawke and Idris Elba.
Brigitte Bardot denounces the #MeToo movement as "hypocritical and ridiculous," following fellow French star Catherine Deneuve's controversial defense of men's right to "hit on women."
Trends emerging from the fall/winter 2018 men's fashion weeks in London, Milan and Paris show that designers are reacting to current events — by either depicting men as kids or gearing them up with protest wear.
Protest wear, tartan or deconstructed pieces have been hitting the European runways in London, Milan and Paris this month, and they will appear in your favorite store soon, too.
Ellen M. Harrington, the new director of the German Film Museum and Institute, wants to acquire new collections and also send its own on tour around the world. She also plans to curate special exhibitions in the museum.
Edwin Hawkins, best known for the hit "Oh Happy Day," has died in California. He was credited with being one of the founders of modern gospel music.
From glasses made of vinyl to hats formed with chocolate — the fashion industry doesn't always settle for glass and cotton. Some designers prefer to work with material that isn't usually associated with the catwalk.
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