Culture

Cinema, art, games, music, 
design: Germany’s cultural scene is rich, diverse, vibrant, full of ­surprises and international 
perspectives.

Africa

German-African visionary

Curator, publicist, cultural mediator and new director of Haus der Kulturen der Welt (HKW) – how Bonaventure Ndikung is changing Germany.
Topic of the week: People and media

Young, wild and colourful

They entertain, provoke and polarize: Here we present three exciting German media formats that are rethinking journalism.
Topic of the week: People and media

Strong women in the media

Samira El Ouassil, Marieke Reimann and Eva Schulz – three of the many women journalists influencing the German media landscape.
Topic of the week: Day of German Unity

In the heart of Germany

Focus on a special city: this year’s central celebrations for the Day of German Unity are taking place in Halle in Saxony-Anhalt.
North America

A sign of hope

Damaged but not destroyed: How “The Sphere” by Germany’s Fritz Koenig survived the 11 September attacks.

Preserved for posterity

Some fascinating places in Germany have applied to become UNESCO World Heritage Sites. We show you which ones have been included in the list.

The hype about crypto art

For many years digital art led a shadowy existence. That was also the case in Germany. Now it is attracting worldwide attention. What are the reasons for this?