Walter Hoffmann: Darmstadt is … culture
The city registry states that “Darmstadt has never made big history.” Adding: “… the city’s true history [was] the history of her culture, which still holds true to
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Dr. Ralf Beil: The energy of the utopian
In my opinion, the term “Jugendstil” seems to fall short of describing what the Darmstadt artist colony really represents. As director of Mathildenhöhe Darmstadt, what fa
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Gunilda Wörner: A forum for art
“The Kunstfabrik (art factory) is to become a place where it is possible to actively debate about what art can and must mean. Through effectively creative colla­b­­oratio
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Lutz Dietzold: Is product design art?
The question whether (product) design is art or not is by no means new. Actually, it has preoccupied members of various professions since the birth of design already, tha
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Dr. Inge Lorenz: New paths for literature
Darmstadt is a city of literature. Besides the nationally and internationally active and renowned literary institutions based here, there has also been a house of liter­a
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Ann Dargies: Experiencing theatre
When we talk about independent theatre, we mean pro­­fessional theatres that are neither state or city nor private theatres. These are projects and ensembles from a large
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