Germany’s Havel region welcomes this year’s spectacular National al Garden Show. We take a look at multimedia artist Francesco Vezzoli’s kitschy creations and the celebrities who want a piece of the action. And we dive in with an internationally-renowned mermaid model.
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.
Beer showers, bouncy castles, and pyramid-shaped headwear - Deichkind are on tour again and they’re drawing their trademark crowd. We also check out one of pop star Tim Bendzko’s "living room concerts” and meet Italian-born songstress MissinCat, who’s now based in Berlin. To top it off, there’s a new tune from YouTube rapper Liont and a new cover by DJ newcomer Felix Jaehn.