German Designer Brings Luxury Paper Bag To Market For $290

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

The traditional brown paper bag is a common item in many school and work lunchrooms across America, and when we’re done with our lunches, we typically throw the bag in the trash.  However, German designer Jil Sander has just released a brown paper bag that you’ll want to make sure …

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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German Graffiti Artist Transforms Train Overpass Into A Lego Bridge

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Martin Heuwold. also known as Megx, is a German graffiti artist who was hired to use his skills to turn an old train overpass in Germany into something more eye pleasing.  His choice was to turn it into something that resembled oversized Lego bricks.  The bridge, located in the town …

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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Siemens’ Laundry Gallery Combined Art and Washing Machines To Make Their Point

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

When it came time to market their latest washing machines, Siemens decided to show people their latest anti-vibration technology by combining it with art.  It seems like a strange way to get a point across, but Siemens was able to pull it off in an odd but effective manner. A …

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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documenta 13: Art in the Middle of Germany

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The cat is out of the bag at last in Kassel. For a long time the theme of documenta 13 was a well-kept secret, but now the final preparations for this major international art event are underway. The art world will be gathering in Kassel again from 9 June 2012. …

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German-American Filmmaker Explores History of Printmaking in His Latest Documentary

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Ever since Johannes Gutenberg created the first printing press sometime around 1440, the medium of print has played an important role in the advancement of society.  While most people associate print with the written word, the printing press was just as important for artists due to the ease of reproducing …

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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Munich Tattoo Studio Shows Off Their Skills With an Authentic Poster

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

If you’re running a tattoo studio and want to be able to show off your work to potential customers, what do you do?  Most places will draw out various designs on pieces of paper or take photos of past jobs, but the Chaos Crew tattoo studio in Munich wanted to display …

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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2012 Student Oscars Nominate Two German Filmmakers

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

The 2012 Foreign Film finalists for the Student Academy Awards competition include not one, but two German nominees this year.  29 countries submitted entries into the competition, and out of the 51 qualifying films, only 5 finalists make it into the official nomination.  Unlike the non-student Academy Awards, there can be …

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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German Garbage Men Channel Their Inner Creativity By Turning Dumpsters Into Cameras

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

A group of four garbage men in Hamburg decided to add some creativity into their daily job by turning what most people see as disgusting, the typical dumpster, into a medium for beautiful artwork. 1,000 garbage dumpsters were modded to integrate pinhole cameras that would produce stunning black and white …

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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San Francisco Goethe-Institut Celebrates 200 Years of Grimm Fairy Tales With Art

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

To celebrate the 200th anniversary of the first edition of Kinder-und Hausmaerchen (Children’s and Household Tales) by the Grimm Brothers, which is on Dec 20, 2012, the Goethe-Institut San Francisco has created a special art exhibit featuring work by German American artists from the Bay Area. Kinder-und Hausmaerchen is the …

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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Unusual Abandoned GDR-Era Amusement Park Becomes a Public Art Space

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

An amusement park that once provided an unusual form of fun and happiness to the Soviet controlled East Berlin citizens, now sits frozen in time, hidden among a fast growing forest of trees and vegetation.  Nearby residents familiar with the site have often wandered over the fence to explore the …

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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