What is the role that music and art played during the protests in Lebanon? How political can and should music be? And what is the role of artists in revolutions? Julia discusses all of these questions with independent musicians in Beirut.
LISTEN HEREA Revolution of Music and Art in Lebanon – Engl.
Carlotta and Katrin were invited for the premiere of “the naked good life” – a transnational theatre cooperation between Hamburg, Berlin and Beirut. Director Lydia Ziemke talked to us afterwards about the role of theatre within the Arab Spring and the current civil protests in the region.
LISTEN HEREBetween climate crisis and the Arab Spring – how can theatre contribute?
The Museum für angewandte Kunst in Frankfurt presents Muslim fashion in her exposition and provokes a fierce debate in the press. But what exactly is Muslim fashion? And is this exposition art or politics? Svenja has gone there to get an idea herself.
LISTEN HEREThe exposition “Contemporary Muslim Fashion”
One week, 150.000 visitors, 700 artists in a village of 1.500 inhabitants - that's the Algerian festival Raconte-Arts 2018. The village together celebrates, discusses, eats and creates art. Carlotta has experienced this intensive week.