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GERMANY VERSUS FRANCE: THE STRUGGLE OVER STYLE, 1900-1930

Berlin – Germany versus France: an explosive match. In 2016, we think primarily of sport events, but in the early twentieth century the two countries met on the battlefields of Europe. In matters of art and style, the relationship between the … Continue reading

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International Film Festival Berlin – Berlinale

Berlinale – © visitberlin, Foto: Pierre Adenis February in Berlin is all about film: international stars on the red carpet, enthusiastic fans, film buffs from around the world – and, above all, some great films. Around 400 films are shown … Continue reading

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Berlin’s East Side Gallery

An open air gallery created from the Berlin Wall which is more than a kilometre long East Side Gallery – © visitBerlin / Künstler: Teresa Casanueva, Stephan Cacciatore Berlin, where an East German Trabant car,  appears to be breaking through … Continue reading

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The Botticelli Renaissance

The Botticelli Renaissance – Edward Burne-Jones: The Mill, 1870 – © Victoria and Albert Museum, London Berlin – The Florentine painter Sandro Botticelli (1445-1510) is one of the greatest artists of the Renaissance. His works have been widely reproduced, with … Continue reading

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Berlin, one of the greatest cities of the world to visit…

Berlin – The world is one giant theatre, and Berlin is one of its most beautiful stages. Large opera houses and show arenas lie next to small independent theatres, while traditional houses stand beside modern acting workshops. The many events in … Continue reading

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