Arts and Architecture

Current information and background on art and architecture – painting, film, music, literature, theater, museums, Goethe Institute and World Heritage Sites.

Topic of the week: art scene

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?
Topic of the week: art scene

Radically new positions

Ruangrupa, the Indonesian art collective, will transform the Documenta exhibition. The German Pavilion at the Venice Biennale will also present surprises.
Topic of the week: art scene

A controversial figure

Critics still differ on how to view Joseph Beuys, even on his 100th birthday. In any event, he was a major figure of the art world. A contemporary review
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“I screamed with joy”

She calls Tom Hanks “Tommypot” and has been nominated for a Golden Globe, which Jodie Foster has now received. At twelve years of age, Helena Zengel from Germany has made a flying start in Hollywood.