After a complete renovation and conversion, the K21 art museum in Dusseldorf has set out to draw more visitors with a new concept. But the wire-mesh installation "In Orbit" by artist Tomás Saraceno has remained.
After three years of renovations, Egypt has reopened the doors to one of the world's oldest libraries in Saint Catherine's Monastery on the Sinai Peninsula. The library has a gigantic collection of early Christian texts.
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.
Berlin has long been a street art hub. Now the city's artists have a new playground: an 80-room former bank that's awaiting demolition. The temporary museum is open to the public - including a virtual reality exhibit.
For the "Degenerate Art" exhibition sponsored by Hitler, the Nazis confiscated modern art from museums in 1937. The works were ridiculed before they were destroyed. The impact of the purges can be felt to this day.
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