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Africomics © Mosab Zakaria

Comic art

Artists from 14 African countries meet in workshops and create a new (comic) world together! Discover new perspectives, learn more about African comic art in videos and follow the creation of new stories!

Artbits Photo (detail): © Verena Hütter

Street Art Blog

Urban public spaces are canvases for street art. They reveal the political and social discourse of the city. The #artbits bloggers collect photos of street art from Germany and North America, from Berlin, Mexico City, Montreal, New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco, and Washington, D.C.

Silhouette of feet in front of city landscape © Joosep Kivimäe

Online Magazine

A samovar traditionally stands for community, drinking tea, essentially cosy hours with nice company. Young writers in Estonia look at what is happening around them. In the magazine you can find very personal stories and those that affect the world.

Dance and Theatre

What if Fred’s life had been different? At the premiere of Kay Voges’ Die Parallelwelt the audience saw two life stories at the same time – one performed live on stage, the other presented on a video screen. Photo (detail): „Die Parallelwelt“, Kay Voges © Birgit Hupfeld / Schauspiel Dortmund

Digitalisation in Art
“Complexity is Beauty”

Virtual reality, 3D animation and robotics have long been used by theatre directors in other countries but they have yet to be embraced as tools of stagecraft in Germany. That is about to change. The new Akademie für Digitalität und Theater (Academy for Digitality and Theatre) in Dortmund is set to revolutionise the German theatrical landscape. 

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