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Germany and the United States are wunderbar together.

From October 2018 until late 2019, Germany celebrates its close friendship to the U.S. through the Year of German-American Friendship or Deutschlandjahr. The theme of “Wunderbar Together” highlights the strong relationship between the two counties, which is rooted in deep historical ties and shared culture.

The Bauhaus

Designing life

The Bauhaus art school aimed to promote social and as such affordable living through the artistic avant-garde.  At the core of the movement was the idea that revolutionary design could bring about a new way of life for a society in the midst of an upheaval.

Quiz: German Literature

Do you know where Emilia Galotti meets the Prince of Guastalla? And whom Harry Haller dreams of in Hermann Hesse's “Steppenwolf”? Answer our five questions and find out how well you are familiar with German literature. Have fun guessing!