Museums are closed, but the Biennale für aktuelle Fotografie is still on show — online. Germany's largest photo festival, usually held in Ludwigshafen, Heidelberg and Mannheim, offers a digital version of the exhibition.
Günther Uecker is one of the most important German artists worldwide. As he turns 90, we revisit a retrospective of his works.
One of Germany's leading contemporary artists, Uecker knows the world. The world knows him too: His idiom as a painter and object artist is universal. And his tool? A hammer.
Hygiene is currently a serious civil duty, but bathing is a cultural institution steeped in tradition. An exhibition in Baden-Baden peeks into the bathhouses of history, revealing insights into power and politics.
Nudity, mud and cleanliness: An exhibition at the Staatliche Kunsthalle in Baden-Baden shows various representations of bathing through the ages.
Popularly radical and radically popular, Warhol was an artist who reimagined what art could be in an age of immense social, political and technological change.
Along with Gerhard Richter, who is now presenting one of his windows for Tholey Abbey, other star artists have also designed church windows.
African vocal music meets traditional European song - the Beethovenfest's Campus Project provides the stage! The result is an incomparable concert and new friendships across all borders.
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.
It's not easy to laugh right now. But finding cheerful distraction during the coronavirus crisis is legitimate, says DW film expert Jochen Kürten. He has selected 10 legendary comedies for home viewing.
There is a shortage of protective masks and gloves amid the coronavirus pandemic. Now, fashion companies are switching from haute couture to protective gowns. Even TV shows are donating their props to hospitals.
Another pillar of Germany's culture has been canceled because of the coronavirus crisis: the Bayreuth Festival. Here is a look back at the past crises that disrupted the renowned event featuring Richard Wagner's works.
Concerts, exhibitions and festivals worldwide have been called off due to the corona crisis. Now the Bayreuth Festival 2020 has been cancelled as well.
After the journey from Bonn to Vienna was cancelled, the crew put their heads together and came up with 24 hours of programming.
The frontman of the successful German rock band Rammstein, Till Lindemann, has been taken to an intensive care unit at a Berlin hospital. Has the 57-year-old singer contracted the novel coronavirus?
As the corona crisis forces Nick Cave to postpone his upcoming tour with band the Bad Seeds, a new book gives fans an intimate insight into the life and creative evolution of the singer-songwriter.
Cinemas, distributors, producers and filmmakers are in shock as the film world grinds to a sudden halt in the wake of the coronavirus crisis. But the film world is finding ways to adapt.
In Italy, people have been singing and playing music from windows and balconies since the outbreak began. Now the Germans are following suit, with a famous tune by Beethoven.
The Houston, Texas-born performer had hits such as "Lucille," "Lady" and "Islands in the Stream." He died at his home in Sandy Springs, Georgia.
As we stay home to avoid spreading the coronavirus, here are a few film recommendations reflecting on the phenomenon of time.
How do filmmakers deal with time in their stories? As our routines and perception of time are disrupted by the coronavirus crisis, here are a few film recommendations with which to slow down at home.
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