The 100th anniversary year of the beginning of World War I is coming to an end. Arts.21 shows how it's been commemorated on sites where events took place - in northern France and in Sarajevo - as well as in films and art works.
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Each week our Arts.21 reporters scour Germany's cultural scene and present you with a selection of their best finds.
Are Islamic State fighters financing their terrorist activities by selling cultural treasures? Arts.21 investigates. We also learn about Moscow's urban renewal efforts, meet Israeli writer Amos Oz and dive into the world of artist Michael Sailstorfer.
People the world over are marking the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall on November 9. We also celebrate the event with a look back to 1989 through the eyes of authors, filmmakers and designers. And in Los Angeles we've discovered an enormous collection of East German everyday objects.
On this edition, Arts.21 takes a turn for the political with a look at how documentary filmmakers are exploring the topic of Syria. We also pay a visit to the world’s largest exhibition on Jewish history, now opening in Warsaw. And we check out an art project about the Korean DMZ. Closer to home, we pay a visit to "Pop Up Cranach,” a new show aimed at young museum-goers.
This edition of Arts.21 is all about Berlin. The German capital is a hot spot for creative spirits from the world over. But what's really behind this city's mystique? We talk to artists, designers and musicians to find out what makes Berlin so hot.
This week, Arts.21 is finding out why Germany is currently the toast of the British art scene; what to expect from Wolfgang Herrndorf’s posthumous novel; what an Ethiopian curator has to say about German Old Masters and how Wim Wenders has paid tribute to photographer Sebastião Salgado.
Discover culture. Germany is becoming a crossroads for the creative scene of the 21st century. The world is watching to see what's taking shape in Berlin and beyond.
On November 9, 1989, the Berlin Wall came down. DW looks back at how it happened.
DW presents today's takes on classical music with the Berlin Philharmonic's Sarah Willis as host.
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