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In a shudderingly explicit new exhibition, Berlin hosts 100 works created in the ghettos and camps of WWII Europe. It's art that survived the Holocaust – even if the artists didn't. Discover the beauty formed in an era of darkness, through Apr 3. more »

Feb 8, 2016 1:00 PM Art

Berlin was as busy as ever in 2015, and 11 issues of Exberliner have the proof. Among all our stories, these are the ones that stood out. Read our list and see if you agree. Is there something we missed? Let us know your faves in the comments. more »

Jan 6, 2016 2:00 PM Features

On the 77th anniversary of Kristallnacht, we take a look at the most ubiquitous reminders of the Holocaust in Berlin: Stolpersteine. Meet a Berlin woman whose quest for a Stolperstein on her block led her down the rabbit hole of Holocaust history. more »

Nov 9, 2015 3:00 PM Zeitgeist 3 Comments

INTERVIEW: Belgian graphic novelist Michel Kichka opens up about what it's like to be the son of a concentration camp survivor – and the dysfunctional family history that led to his life's work, "Second Generation: Things I Never Told My Father". more »

Oct 1, 2015 12:46 PM People

Konrad Werner: German business is dodgy as hell

The German media used the week to report on the increasingly idiotic row between the Greek and German governments. Meanwhile, two major German companies were punished for corruption charges. more »

Mar 13, 2015 1:15 PM The Berlin Blog 1 Comments

Tomorrow, Jan 27 marks the 70th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz. Eva Kor, a victim of Josef Mengele's horrific experiments on children, will be there. Her life journey has led her to something unexpected: forgiveness. more »

Jan 26, 2015 11:30 AM People 1 Comments

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Still from Mediengruppe Telekommander's "Billig" by Stefan Fähler/Tom Ehrhardt

Seymour Gris: Berlin Predictions 2014

Porn at the Holocaust Memorial? Wowi goes vegan? What else will 2014 have in store for Berlin? Seymour gazes into his crystal (meth) ball to find out. more »

Jan 9, 2014 2:00 PM The Berlin Blog

Part two! Not everyone is happy with the Holocaust Memorial to Roma and Sinti that opened in October. Preeminent Romani scholar Ian Hancock disputes numbers and talks racism and money. more »

Jan 14, 2013 3:00 PM People 3 Comments

Renowned Israeli artist Dani Karavan speaks out on the memorial that opened last October to commerate the murder of Roma and Sinti by the Nazis. more »

Jan 10, 2013 12:30 PM People 6 Comments

So far the fine-dining experience has yet to be truly evaluated, but, morbid fetishism aside, the Jüdische Mädchenschule offers stylish homage to the Jews of present with its art space, cuisine, and historical theme. more »

Mar 9, 2012 9:00 AM Features

Amok Mama: Holocaust-based faux pas

Jacinta spent the weekend in Sachsen-Anhalt and she would've had the time of her life if it hadn't been for this one Holocaust faux pas she made. more »

Nov 21, 2011 9:00 AM The Berlin Blog 4 Comments