Photo (detail): © Thomas J. Mueller Media Carolin Emcke“I Became a Journalist in Order to Educate” In her reports from crisis and war zones, she gives the victims a voice. Carolin Emcke is the sensitive observer and critical thinker among German journalists. [more …] News © Europäisches Hansemuseum | Photo: Thomas Radbruch Visual Arts HansemuseumA New Museum for Lübeck 30 May 2015 will see a new museum open in the Hanseatic City of Lübeck – the European Hansemuseum. [more …] Dragan Tasic, CC BY-SA 3.0 Music Echo Jazz 2015The New Stars of the Music Industry On 28 May 2015, talented jazz musicians new and old will once again be honoured with the Echo Jazz music award. [more …] Friedrich Eduard Bilz, 1894 Society and Current Affairs Philosophy FestivalA Celebration of Thought and Thinking From 27 May until 3 June 2015, Cologne will host the german international philosophy festival Phil-Cologne for the third time. [more …] Public Domain Society and Current Affairs Increased PayMore money for artists Orchestral musicians and actors at state and municipal theatres are to receive more pay. [more …] © Florian Mehnert; photographer: Florian Mehnert Art Calendar„Hamster Hipster Mobile“ Under the spell of the mobile telephone – an exhibition on cell phones at the Museum for Applied Arts in Frankfurt Photo: Danny Sotzny | CC BY-SA 2.0 Music Wave-Gotik-Treffen 2015Goths Descend on Leipzig In clubs, in churches and in the opera house: The Wave-Gotik-Treffen will be taking place in Leipzig from 22 to 25 May 2015. [more …] Projects Goethe.de/FutureperfectFuture Perfect Future Perfect tells the stories of individuals, initiatives and businesses that are working towards a better future in the present. Reflections on the First World War1914|18 Offering a wide variety of views and perspectives, the Goethe-Institut reflects on the consequences and implications of the First World War era. © Goethe-Institut Goethe.de/ArtcalendarCurrent art exhibitions From painting and graphic design via photography to installations and sculpture: the art calendar features selected exhibitions in Germany.