Arts.21: The Cultural Magazine
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Discover culture. Germany is becoming a crossroads for the creative scene of the 21st century. The world is watching to see what's taking shape in Berlin and beyond.
|1||CleanVideoDaniel Libeskind's utopian visions||He designed the Jewish Museum in Berlin and created the master plan for the One World Trade Center in New York. We speak to architect Daniel Libeskind about his visions for social housing and the cities of the future.||28 11 2015||Free||View In iTunes|
|2||CleanVideoSalman Rushdie: Words are his weapon||Ever since "The Satanic Verses" was published in 1988, writer Salman Rushdie's life has been under threat from religious fanatics. In the wake of the Paris attacks, we talk to him about freedom of speech and the fight against IS.||21 11 2015||Free||View In iTunes|
|3||CleanVideoArt of Freedom: Homophobia in Uganda||Homosexuals living openly in Uganda face discrimination, torture and murder. They're mocked daily by the media and harassed by the state. Now some artists are fighting back. Arts.21 meets them for our Art of Freedom series.||31 10 2015||Free||View In iTunes|
|4||CleanVideoArchitecture Prize - Sustainable and Visionary||Famous for its synthesis of color and use of fluid curvilinear forms, Berlin-based Sauerbruch Hutton is the winner of this year’s German prize for Architecture.||24 10 2015||Free||View In iTunes|
|5||CleanVideoGuests of Honor: Indonesia||Since the fall of President Suharto's New Order regime, Indonesia has emerged as the world’s third-largest democracy. It’s also home to the world’s largest Muslim population. Arts.21 visited the country and talked to some of its leading writers.||17 10 2015||Free||View In iTunes|
|6||CleanVideoThe Year’s Best Novel||Frank Witzel won this year’s German Book Prize with "The Invention of the Red Army Faction by a Manic Depressive Teenager in the Summer of 1969": The jury called it "a hybrid compendium of pop, politics and paranoia." Arts.21 talks to the author.||17 10 2015||Free||View In iTunes|