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

Magnificent murals

The second edition of the Berlin Mural Fest turns the German capital into an open-air art gallery. Artists from around the world transform ten facades into colorful artworks.

Rising rents

Tens of thousands of people in Berlin have demonstrated for affordable housing and even demanded compulsory purchases to achieve it. Is that the solution?