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Dress Me Up with Something Fierce

Myrdith Leon Mccormack | Posted 03.14.2012 | Black Voices
Myrdith Leon Mccormack

Fashion is more than the fancy frocks one puts on to avoid walking around in one's birthday suit. It provides untold creative freedom for one's soul, the ability to produce a garment for which the body can serve as a canvas, is beyond creative.

PHOTOS: You Won't Believe What This Art Is Made Of...

Posted 01.11.2012 | Arts

Wim Botha is more like a mad scientist than a sculptor. He revives materials that were stale in their connotations, visually latent from overexposure,...

Review: Chloe Aridjis's Experimental Novel of Berlin: Hitler, the German Past, and the Invisible Memories of a World City

Anis Shivani | Posted 02.29.2012 | Books
Anis Shivani

Few cities have as many layers of history reflected in their streets, recreational places, monuments, plazas, shopping areas, parks, museums, and other public spaces as Berlin. In Book of Clouds, Chloe Aridjis make its historical meanings central to her tale.

Friday Photo: What's Old Is New

Kirsten Alana | Posted 02.29.2012 | Travel
Kirsten Alana

Where are you kissing the old goodbye and waving hello to the new?

WATCH: A Unique Video Perspective On Berlin

Arne Schmidt and Claudia Hirschberger | Posted 02.18.2012 | Travel
Arne Schmidt and Claudia Hirschberger

Equipped with a GoPro camera -- the small HD recorder usually reserved for action sports -- we explored a variety of neighborhoods in Berlin to make this short film about "urban motion." 2011-12-19-berlinride300cm121911.jpg

Man Dressed As Santa Drugs 15-Year-Old At Christmas Market

AP | Posted 02.11.2012 | World

BERLIN (AP) - A man dressed as Santa drugged a 15-year-old girl at a Berlin Christmas market over the weekend - the latest such attack that has seen h...

Nefertiti: What Is Seen Cannot Be Un-seen

Andrew Blackmore-Dobbyn | Posted 02.08.2012 | Arts
Andrew Blackmore-Dobbyn

Thutmose perfectly captured Queen Nefertiti at the apex of her power and the peak of her beauty and so it is to him that she owes her eternal fame and in creating this work of art, Thutmose in turn lays claim to his place among the greatest artists in human history.

EU Leaders Seek Agreement On Rescue Plan With Euro's Future At Stake

Posted 12.04.2011 | Business

PARIS (Paul Taylor) - The euro faces a decisive week as European Union leaders, urged on anxiously by the United States, seek agreement on a convi...

PHOTOS: Holiday Lights Around The World

Posted 12.03.2011 | Home

To see more great photography visit HuffPost Exposure. ...

PHOTOS: World AIDS Day Around The Globe

Posted 11.30.2011 | Impact

Across the globe, people are gathering to unite in the fight against HIV/AIDS. From human red ribbon formations in Taipei, to "I Wear A Condom" fla...

PHOTOS: 9 Awesome Art Hotels Around The World

BootsnAll | Posted 01.17.2012 | Travel

If you've ever dreamed of sleeping in a museum, check out some of the most beautiful art hotels in the world.

WATCH: Why Potsdamer Platz Is Berlin's Place To Be

Arne Schmidt and Claudia Hirschberger | Posted 01.11.2012 | Travel
Arne Schmidt and Claudia Hirschberger

Having been a no man's land for many decades, Potsdamer Platz has returned to the middle of the now-reunited city. A look at what's changed and what remains the same at Berlin's ever-controversial plaza.

Specters And Familiar Faces In Eddie Martinez's Studio

Posted 01.08.2012 | Arts

Beautiful/Decay: Eddie Martinez invited Beautiful/Decay over to his sunny Brooklyn studio to check out his new body of work. The next day the show w...

WATCH: Become A Sculpture At Pawel Althamer's New Show

VernissageTV | Posted 12.30.2011 | Arts

Those who visit the Deutsche Guggenheim in Berlin these days might be a little confused by the sign above the entrance. What is Almech? Well, this is ...

WATCH: Artistic Berlin By Night, During Festival Of Lights

Arne Schmidt and Claudia Hirschberger | Posted 12.17.2011 | Travel
Arne Schmidt and Claudia Hirschberger

For the seventh time now, the Festival of Lights is taking place in Berlin, and we set out to capture the magic of the event in an original 90-second video.

PHOTOS: Cities For Wandering Art Scenesters

Black Tomato | Posted 12.11.2011 | Travel
Black Tomato

Make a date with art and indulge your inner creative soul in these vibrant arty cities.

Festival Spotlights Berlin's Landmarks

Posted 12.12.2011 | World

From October 12 to October 23, Berlin's Festival of Lights makes for some spectacular sights in the German capital. During the annual ten-day-long fes...

Arson Attack In Berlin Train Station Foiled

AP | JUERGEN BAETZ | Posted 12.10.2011 | World

BERLIN — An attack at Berlin's main train station was thwarted on Monday when workers found a hidden device before it could explode, police said...

PHOTOS: 7 Budget-Friendly Subs For Europe's Top Cities

The Daily Meal | Posted 12.02.2011 | Travel
The Daily Meal

How many times have you embarked on a trip with a strict budget? You book your flight with miles, plan your itinerary ahead to avoid impromptu purchases, and even take your full budget out of the ATM and pay for everything with cash so you know just how much you've spent. Then you watch solemnly as that budget flies right out the window on day two and you've officially entered splurge territory.

Reflections on a Visit to Germany

Diane Ravitch | Posted 10.01.2011 | Travel
Diane Ravitch

Being Jewish is part of my identity. So, the question I asked myself as I packed for the trip was whether I could see Germany as it is now, not as the homeland of the Third Reich.

Is Berlin The Most Interesting City In Europe?

Melissa Biggs Bradley | Posted 11.28.2011 | Travel
Melissa Biggs Bradley

The city's creative scene is permeated by an unmistakable sense of exploration and risk-taking.

Gunshots Fired Near Pope's Mass in Germany

AP | VICTOR L. SIMPSON | Posted 11.24.2011 | World

FREIBURG, Germany — Pope Benedict XVI called Saturday for a common front with Orthodox Christians to defend traditional church values, warning o...

WATCH: Troy Davis Inspires Poignant Art Piece

Posted 11.23.2011 | Arts

Following the controversial execution of Troy Davis, a 2010 art piece that depicted Davis as an inmate has gained new meaning. The piece is a collabor...

Pope Prepares to Meet Gay, Divorced And Lutheran German Leadership

AP | By MELISSA EDDY | Posted 11.20.2011 | World

BERLIN -- When Benedict XVI arrives in Berlin this week, he will be greeted in his homeland by a Lutheran chancellor, a gay mayor and a divorced, rema...

WATCH: Big Hands Emerge From European Streets

Posted 11.19.2011 | Travel

Visitors to a handful of major European cities have been left scratching their heads over the sight a 20-foot tall white hands. Are they part of a mas...