Rock, pop, hiphop, electro: at the beginning of every month we shine our search beacon into the nation’s studios and clubs from Kiel up north to Weilheim way down south. Together with Zündfunk, Bavarian Radio’s scene magazine, we showcase the latest music by riveting off-the-charts bands.
The third edition of the Kochi-Muziris Biennale opened its doors on December 12th, 2016. Brought into being by the artists, Bose Krishnamachari and Riyas Komu, the exhibition is being curated once again by a local artist, Sudarshan Shetty from Mangalore. It combines literature, performance, dance, theater and music with fine arts. [more …]
Dear Aman, one thing, that I’ve learned from our correspondence, is the insight, that what Europeans think is almost unavoidably one-sided and constrained. But what does that mean for the election of Donald Trump to the American presidency? [more …]
The Hamburg Elbe Philharmonic Hall is opening its doors. From former critics there is now little to be heard. But it remains to be seen whether the Elbe Philharmonic can fulfil the promise its proponents have been making throughout the years. [more …]
It all started in the German Bakery: An interest in Germany, its language and its culture. Suraj Kumar Rajak is 23, he’s from Varanassi, and he just picked up her A-1 certificate at the Goethe-Institut / Max Mueller Bhavan New Delhi. Now he wants to continue studying in Europe. [more …]
From Berlin to Bogota – and back via Tokyo and Kolkata! 16 cities, 64 short films and four themes taken from life in the big cities of the world: in 180 seconds emerges a picture of a city, showing what unites us and what makes us different from one another.
As the world is now gripped with the Syrian refugee crisis and debates rage on their acceptance in various countries in Europe, it may be the right time to look back into some of the biggest refugee crises and human migration in recent history. The debates centre mostly around the broader theme of what impact the refugees would have if they are allowed to settle in a particular society.