Interviews & Portraits

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    Survival soaps: fighting germs and blues

    ALLTAG HEROES! Are your hands all flaky and leathery yet? Maybe it's time to upgrade your hand-washing routine with something more gentle and natural, not to mention beautiful. Korean artist-entrepreneur Hanna Kang is cooking up just the thing. Read more

    Apr 17, 2020

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    "We Berliners are unruly"

    INTERVIEW! Cultural investor, magazine publisher and new boss of Clärchens Ballhaus Yoram Roth on life and business in Corona times and after, DIY masks and Berliners' reckless devotion to Freiheit and frische Luft. Read more

    Apr 11, 2020

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    Queen of the stalks

    INTERVIEW! As society unravels, even Germany's favourite vegetable faces trouble. We speak to Brandenburg's new Spargel Queen about what it means to be vegetable royalty in these trying times - and some of her best Beelitz tips! Read more

    Apr 11, 2020

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    Pioneer and survivor: YamYam's Sumi Ha

    ALLTAG HEROES! When Sumi Ha opened her Korean eatery on Alte Schönhauser Straße 10 years ago, bibimbap was a novelty on the Mitte-set lunch menu. In the Corona crisis, she keeps dishing it out, to-go style. Read more

    Apr 3, 2020