Arts & Culture of Germany
German culture: Dürer, Gutenberg, Beuys, Beethoven, Einstein (l to r.)
Arts & Culture
ifa (Institut für Auslandsbeziehungen) is Germany’s oldest intermediary organisation for international cultural relations.
The Documenta is an important exhibition of contemporary planetary art, which takes place every five years in the city of Kassel. Documenta fifteen takes place from 18 June to 25 September 2022.
In search of knowledge far beyond the horizons of his time.
Alexander von Humboldt
Wikipedia entry for the Prussian polymath, geographer, naturalist, and explorer.
Institution for cultural, social, and political communication between Germany and
foreign countries in the media area.
MASALA Welt-Beat Festival
Summer in the City of Hannover, World Beat Festival, traditional and modern world
music (site in German).
The museum shows an overview of the extensive work of the Dadaist and Surrealist Max Ernst.
Monopol - Magazin für Kunst und Leben
Official Website of The House of Hohenzollern.
(a tiny selection)
The International Brecht Society Homepage is dedicated to the works and thoughts
of Bertolt Brecht.
Wolfgang von Goethe
Wikipedia entry about J.W. Goethe, one of the key figures of German literature.
GW Kassel transports the Brothers Grimm and their fairy tales into the modern era.
19th-Century German Stories
Stories by Wilhelm Busch, Eichendorff, Goethe, Brothers Grimm., E.T.A. Hoffmann and others (in German and English)
The Steppenwolf's page (in English and German).
Thomas Mann (Buddenbrookhaus)
Maybe you will miss Felix Krull at Buddenbrookhaus somehow (in German).
Site about the storyteller by the Karl May Foundation.
The world's most fantastic space adventure series, in print since 1961 (in German).
Libraries and Archives
Die Deutsche Bibliothek
The national library and national bibliographic information center.
Deutsche Digitale Bibliothek
The virtual library will link 30,000 German cultural and scientific institutions and make them publicly accessible via a common platform.
Deutsches Literaturarchiv Marbach
Schiller National Museum / German Literature Archive, Marbach. Collection and
research of the newer German literature.
New books in German
The web site presents regular reviews of new titles of contemporary German literature,
particularly recommended for translation into English.
The Frankfurt Book Fair is the largest international book fair in the world and is held in Frankfurt every year.
German Cyberspace Culture
A platform for the right of digital freedom (in German)
An independent information and communication platform in the field of internet and politics (in German)
First solution-oriented and advertising-free online medium from Germany (in German).
Space and music on TV.
German online magazine for politics and media in the digital age (in German).
The Bode Museum in Berlin is part of the complex of museums on the Museum Island, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
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The Bauhaus, founded in Weimar 1919 by Walter Gropius, is until today one of the
most famous and most avant-garde art and design schools.
Bauhaus-Archiv Museum für
The Bauhaus-Archive Museum of Design.
Bauhaus Dessau Foundation
Preserves and conveys the historical heritage of the Bauhaus.
The world's largest museum of science and technology is located in Munich.
The Art and Exhibition Hall of the Federal Republic of Germany in Bonn.
Germany's largest museum of cultural history is located in Nuremberg; it houses an extensive collection of German culture and art from prehistory to the present.
The collection comprises the most important stages and positions in the development
of 20th century and contemporary art.
Natural History Museum, Frankfurt.
Pinakothek der Moderne
The Bavarian State Painting Collections are shown in various museums in Munich.
Staatliche Museen zu Berlin
- Preussischer Kulturbesitz
The National Museums in Berlin are a group of institutions in Berlin, Germany, comprising seventeen museums, several research institutes, libraries, and supporting institutions.
Wikipedia list of German Museums.
Götterdämmerung, Meistersinger, Lohengrin, Rheingold, Siegfried, etc.
The Berlin Philharmonic are regarded as one of the world's leading ensembles.
Mensch - contemporary German music.
Influential German electronic music.
Contemporary German music.
Music of Germany
Germany is home to some of the world's most renowned composers, singers, producers, and performers. The country is the largest music market in Europe and the third-largest in the world. Wikipedia entry about Music made in Germany.