Tuesday, 17. January 2017

culture

Tehran Art exhibit in Berlin cancelled

After much anticipation and confusion, the Tehran Art exhibition planned as collaboration between Berlin’s Portrait Gallery (Berliner Gemäldegalerie) ...

Survey says: Berlin one of the best places to be LGBT and single

Berlin has been named one of the best cities to LGBT and single. According to a survey by GayCities, more than tens of thousands of voters throug...

Learning from the neighbors: Berlin to legalize cannabis coffee shops?

Germany’s capital city may soon follow in the footsteps of its neighbor to the west. While the legalization of “cannabis coffee shops” in the Netherla...

Berlin through the eyes of cinematographer Alex Soloviev

Have you ever seen a work of art and was just awestruck? That was our first impression of the short videos created by Russian-born cinematographer Al...

Tehran art exhibition in Berlin halted indefinitely

Museums curators and soon-to-be visitors have been patiently awaiting the arrival of a collection from Tehran’s Museum of Contemporary Art that was du...

Why is Rosa Parks’ old Detroit home being moved to Berlin?

Rosa Parks was an icon of the American Civil Rights Movement. Her story is taught to in US history courses and reconstructions of her iconic refusal ...

The concept of the ambitious Humboldt Forum finally revealed

The British Museum expert Neil MacGregor has now just unveiled the concept for Berlin’s new ambitious cultural project: the Humboldt Forum. Germany...

Charlottenburg Palace: A Royal Residence Throughout Generations

Just west of Berlin, in the quaint village of Charlottenburg, you’ll find one of the most beautiful, largest and oldest palaces still standing in the ...

Exploring Berlin’s thriving street art scene

Berlin’s street art is famous worldwide. Some even call it the “mecca of the urban art world”. And there may not be a more famous landmark covered in ...

Explore Berlin’s most famous Bauhaus landmarks with this free app!

The State Bauhaus, or more commonly known as simply "Bauhaus", was the most influential modernist art schools of the twentieth century. Today, you ca...

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