Millions of people worldwide are fleeing civil wars, persecution and poverty. Media’s contemporary visual language and the ancient craft of lace production combine to tell this powerful narrative in a transatlantic collaboration between visual artist Martin Keil and textile designer Rotraut Keil.
German Courses Fall 2016
Learn German with the pros: online registration is currently ongoing for courses at all levels starting the week of 12 September 2016 at the Goethe-Institut Washington with early-bird pricing in effect through 28 August 2016. Once your level has been individually assessed, you will begin lessons at the appropriate course level. If you have no previous knowledge of German, please start at level A1.1.
2,000 Miles: Divided Land, Common Humanity
German artists Daniel Schwarz and Stefan Falke take a close look at the geography and the cultural and social commonalities on the two sides of the U.S.-Mexico border. Organized in cooperation with the Mexican Cultural Institute as part of the ongoing theme Walls and Borders. Opening with the artists on Wednesday, September 14; on display through November 4.