On this edition of Euromaxx Highlights: We take a look around the Milan furniture fair, find out about healthier options for your lunchbreak, meet legendary German art dealer Hans Mayer at the Art Cologne art fair, see how luxury globes are manufactured and visit Paris.
Angelika Taschen and her former husband produced books for millions at Taschen art books publishers. In fact, originally she wanted to become a ballerina. On Talking Germany, the art historian talks about why she felt the need to found a new publishing company after separating from her husband, despite a crisis in publishing. She also tells us what makes Berlin style distinctive.
Germany has lost one of its most powerful literary voices. Günter Grass died on 13 April at the age of 87. An outstanding novelist and a public figure, he was not afraid to court controversy. In this special edition Arts.21 pays tribute to one of the great Germans of the post-war era.