Knotting carpets by hand, programming apps, opening up new possibilities: with the Berlin initiative Kommen und Bleiben (Come and Stay) designers and artists harness their resources to support refugees. In so doing, they aren’t only shaping Germany’s immigrant-friendly culture but also rekindling the notion of political art.
High quality, utility and sustainability: German architects are internationally successful. The architectural critic Falk Jaeger presents his favourites among Germany's creative architects in short portraits. [more …]
Free-lance gaming journalist and game developer Nina Kiel has been dealing with the gender issue in games for years. In her book "Gender in Games" she has investigated gender-specific role models in contemporary titles. [more …]
What do the private sphere and data privacy mean in the digital age? The theatre project P3M5, initiated by the Goethe-Institut USA, revolves around this question. Dramatists from the USA and Europe present their answers in 5-minute films.