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happiness is for everyone schuman penises are very different from primates we have many totally ridiculous size view of nature be that this is climate change brags it's sad how you notice in books you get smarter for free books on. making music or is definitely not easy good your romex report on my good luca gives her best solution. more on that coming up on the show and with that very warm welcome to new episode of euro max and this is what
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else we have in store for you. drinkin without a hangover in this spelling bar you can party but only with out alcohol. with so price artists who make sculptures which are both $2.00 and $3.00 d. . let's start to show with a frenzy of color german artist kevin you know gloucester is celebrated internationally for her last scale and multidimensional works she's for ace robin page and creates huge colorful environments that go beyond any canvas no wonder she is sometimes called cut to the great current show at the berlin new zealand for modern art how. is spectacular and we met up with her to find out how she works. one of the most successful artists of our time kathleen koch. a 58 year old artist lives and works in berlin and new zealand
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her artwork is brightly colored and multi-dimensional the source of her inspiration is surprisingly the sports world but it's got so much of my inspiration can be found on the pitch in football where teamwork and interconnection are important movements and positions interlinked on different constellations over a big area creating dynamic spaces that are in flux and that. a large exhibition of classes work can currently be seen at homburg bahnhof museum for contemporary art and most of what work the mingling and mixing of strong colors plays a key role. this is not this is been a really interesting experience to see the way the colors mean the material and the paint atomizes of births and sprains still takes on another shape. and it becomes unrecognizable in some places. and the way it collects in these pipes and slits in the material really changes the perception of the color for these things can't be
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imagined or planned in advance of a plot. mountainous shapes made from styrofoam form the canvas. and even the floor is a part of the artwork. katherina cost doesn't use paint brushes she prefers working with the spray paint. newsmonger this is my tool along it's like a spear because it comes out at the top. and she is the trick of the mind up for it to allow you to reach spaces high up and to great lengths and it's expandable it up to 4 metres long just like a ladder it allows me to lengthen the reach of my body and that's what i'm really interested in to change the shape and size of my body in order to reach that little corner at the top without too much effort it's sort of like a magic weapon. off the ones aren't. the scream corner from 1998 was a milestone in catalina cos as unbounded artwork ignoring all spatial barriers she
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paints on entire landscapes in bright colors. from a young age i love to listen not but then i did grow up in the seventy's all the clothes were really really colorful i remember orange choses yellow shirts and green sweater vests and the sweater vest wasn't important clothing item until now the other colors to be seen like a miss neves. the purest concrete building in berlin is home to catalina classes studio. before she creates her large artworks she designs a smaller model. currently she's working on her contribution to the helsinki be an olive 2021 in finland. that's also focal is made entirely out of wood and that's why i like to place a wooden structure in front of it because at the moment i'm looking for something that has a kind of a 1st shape. so you see how i can use these models to try out different shapes with a minimal effort and can coat them and paint that distorts the canvas the surface
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of the painting and creates cracks and gaps and it's these gaps in the painting that i'm especially interested in. there's also a model here of the current exhibition in berlin. that enjoys the fact that her artworks exist for a limited amount of time. if and with us as i think this great beauty in the temporal limited existence and disappearance of the artworks which lingus and is a long process because it's an advent and the deconstructions are already happening in the present. this impressive piece will also disappear. the exhibition called it wasn't us can be experienced until january. 2021. these days with our smartphones we can easily make phone calls across all countries
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in the world but in the old days that wasn't possible in the mountains so one way that people communicated was with them out for this frett news from one well you see the next and shepherds used to today it's an unusual musical instrument this one here is almost for me to long and playing on it is a real challenge you're a mass reporter mike include who is a real city girl by the way took on that challenge. the sound of the mountains. in the swiss alps the majestic upon is a tradition dating back centuries. i sound more like a dying mountain of gold but my goal today is to play along with the pros what a challenge this is the 1st time i'm holding an ipod today i'm not only trying to
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make some noise i'm trying to play a melody so we will see. i set out for the district of a group of pretty villages with a total population of under $6000.00 and some presidents are willing to teach beginners how to play in. another tone consists of 3 parts besides the mouthpiece. all the other students are swiss and they laughed. with us right this was a cross on the flag it's as much a part of the country as cows and cheese with holes the elkhorn is really swiss. might require the ability to play a piece in 2 or 3 years it is talent or something. well i don't have that time nor the talent. everyone's happy to produce any
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sound at all. is a patient teacher he's been playing the album on since he was 5 and he's really trying to help me. learn is all i can play. the various nodes are achieved by blowing in different ways after 2 hours the beginner's course is over. fortunately my teacher is willing to give me private lessons at 2200 meters above sea level and we tried a few drive runs in the garden on. how long i have been playing up on all malls. it was mentioned for the 1st time in switzerland in the 16th century. here in
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this area it showed up later. always used to call home the wives star and after that as a musical instrument that's more than it was and played only for entertainment until the 1980s. because we're looking for beautiful spots clearly the easiest part of today. plays a gene for me. i'm supposed. to learn. we're going to play a no no. and we play the rhythm with the lips yeah ok. these are. a song with maybe 3 or 4 notes could be something i could learn he says i practice until i drop. i think i'm about to faint.
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ending the right note and holding it is the biggest challenge. i haven't learned much but time's up and the pros are here to play for real. it's an instrument that goes with the postcard landscape of the alps perfectly. now it's my turn will be doing a modern piece i'm told you can actually play anything on the album on world you maybe but not me. and. i just started going at it not really knowing what i'm doing but i don't give up
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and i keep playing until they're. ok i would say that was mission not accomplished because it was so much more exhausting than i expected and on the other hand it was so much fun. in the end i was quite proud because i've played the album on and i learned it all in a single day even if it wasn't quite perfect. from one longstanding tradition to the next namely the greek presidential guard in athens they are called f. stillness and they stand guard in front of the parliament bay and night in mind to look boring but for many young men this job is a dream come true they have to fulfill certain requirements like being able to
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stand still for a long time and they must be over 6 feet tall they get to wear very unique uniforms but it takes a long time to put them on we got an exclusive behind the scenes look. the renowned acropolis one of the favorite targets of tourist lens is in athens if not all of greece. almost as popular a subject of photos on the government's money in front of the greek condiment building. every hour 365 days a year in school teaching he took a freezing cold we have since executed a changing of the guard the spectacle represents the pride of a highly trained military unit the presidential gods oversight of the. bodies medicine s. stand completely immobile for a fairly long time. many observers are surprised that the strange way they walk
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these expansive paces serve primarily to get their circulation going again and ensure that all their tendons and ligaments are stretched and stay a lastic of the boy that's very important for the 3 or the presidential gods numbers over 150 men. in the hour when the changing of the guard is put pads behind the barracks and even now the f.c. next on the greek militaries and the light infantry regiment of your brothers of the arcade better be selected to become an f a gnat's you have to be at least one meter 87 tall or a member of the greek orthodox faith are going to have been perfect psychological and physical condition of the 4 and you have to believe in the values of the f.'s on us the training takes 5 weeks and covers physical fitness and correctness and standing absolutely still. 10 tennis and seamstresses one constantly behind the scenes making sure every soldier's button is in place they are the only ones who
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knew precisely how to put together the traditional uniforms painstakingly doing everything by hand. this doublet is embroidered using a special technique originally employed by wealthy private firms we adopted the skill. here you see the for mellie's as we call the ats and this is white well. you can hardly even see the fabric for all the embroidery it's practically overlaid with. the process of getting dressed presents a special challenge. it's very important to keep to the correct order even down to the garters that have to sit just right otherwise the uniform won't fit and the. this procedure takes up to 45 minutes and has to be repeated every now and today's uniform was introduced over 150 years ago and nothing about the fabrics patterns
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will come is has changed to this day the ritual dawning of the 20 odd individual pieces is so complicated that another soldier has to help out at one time the evidence founded in 1988 with a royal greek go on to. every part of the uniform symbolizes the history of greece . the cap is red and the long tassels blot the color red stands for the blood spilled in battle for the grief and tears. the symbols are important parts of the uniform. before they march off to the absence are inspected from head to toe. not just the uniform has to look just right the soldiers themselves have to smell pleasant and shave before every tour. only when everything's perfect and they perform there representing the dignity of the country in very steps.
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and delicious didn't tonic. now if you think i'm drinking on the drug you are wrong this year is an alcohol free drink and this kind of drinking is becoming more and more popular mindful drinking is the new trend a lot of young people these days are fed up with the morning hangover and have realized that you can have fun without the boot was the lint has jumped aboard the healthy livin band wagon with its 1st alcohol free bar that's where you can find all kinds of tasty drinks like this one so let's get the party started. no drinks. to craft beer why. police thinks he can be mixed on customers can still keep
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a clear head as the drinks do not contain alcohol. 0 is germany's 1st alcohol free and recently opened in the trendy district took. the custom as a full steam but not for intoxication i work in a start up were there's a really high pressure at work so you have to be sober all the time i work or for going to this kind of place just to have the same quality time but with a last. cold sequences the next day you don't probably heard this expression like alcohol both got connecting people that's not true it's smiles that kind of people it's the emotions it's the stories that you're share that's connected that's how. the ball without alcohol this is not didn't affect you not to live in a course in. the startup entrepreneur is not in the end but she wants to create innovative places the boss fits right in alongside the new sales but curious trends
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when you design for sobriety to me it's not obvious that the demand is there the people are curious sober curious they want to test new things make more conscious decisions but the supply is there too there are hundreds of really good beers and creative breweries that make alcohol free craft beer and that's a new phenomena when supply and demand read in this way that's how a trend develops and so on then. london in the u.k. it was here that the trend toward say the fun started a few years back out on frequent set the trend of years boss in town nonalcoholic dissin to imitate the taste of gin going with our. in the new dance to picking up on the trends. today the supply of b. is spirit some wine without alcohol has greatly increased in germany too. even in
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top class restaurants such as the vegetarian and michelin starred restaurants cookies cream and then on now offering customers nonalcoholic drinks. having the nice man presents his newest creation has. so much red amaranth in our farmers garden this year that we used it for this cold tea with lemon zest. it will be cooked with pomegranate and lemon juice later. during the clarification process it gets this color in order for it to really look like wine to have about same experience the experience of. to drink so meticulously match with each individual course on the menu. chickering is accompanied by. the on snag is accompanied by coriander rice milk with sweet sour cream and horseradish and the braised cabbage is served alongside of the peach minutes.
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and i think it's really important to give the customer the feeling that when they're here we're here for you there's something for everyone here there's no shortage of alternatives to alcohol in berlin any visiting a bar could even mean if a young healthy. at least that is what's being promised. our specialty is our very own glo tail what's a glow tail a cocktail that's not only call free it also contains healthy ingredients like hibiscus infusion full of vitamin c. and a which regenerates the skin in other words the cocktail doesn't only help you stay sober but it can even make you glow a bit more about. the blue tailed cocktail it's called night to blossom whether it really makes you claim to know this but one thing's for sure you won't wake up with
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a hangover the next morning. for more epic ties in reports on food and drink just go to our you tube channel d.w. food next 3 d. portrays of famous personalities made out of old computers lamps or even tennis shoes sound bizarre well an artist from the czech republic has made it his specialty to trick is the viewer has to stand at a certain place to be able to see the picture patrick bosco makes anamorphic odd and we met him in his studio and prague. ready ready ready images play with perspective 3 becomes 2 d. the various elements fused together into a picture of the writer. and anamorphic portrait. anamorphic comes from greek and means something like reshaped. first the
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image appears distorted and takes shape only when you change your perspective. the viewer has to occupy a certain place in the room to see the intended result. czech artist patrick push coast specializes in these illusions his anamorphic artworks can be several metres across and take up entire rooms most of portraits of famous tracks here we see the founder of the multinational footwear companies but you. don't live like that. is one of my latest works. all the enemy morphic sculptures you see here are made up of objects that have some connection to the subject. so this is in fact a portrait of tom. made entirely of shoes. for weeks prasco collected around 200 shoe soles worn out shoes and scraps of
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fabric and leather to assemble the many elements he needed for his piece. it's one of the most challenging sculptural techniques i know what. not only do the objects have to have something to do with the subject they also have to be of a particular size so they can fit into a certain place in the work. and they have to have the right color since i also use them to modulating light and shade i need just the right color and an absolutely compatible shape of the best thing. every shoe is like a brush stroke the work is based on the photo of thomas but. this pile of computers lamps and other electronics conceals a portrait of nikola tesla the great pioneer of electrical engineering. it takes the artist about 2 months to complete a project like this. a
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precise sense of visual proportion is vital when assembling the elements 2. when i do a portrait of a world famous figure i really have to be exact right down to the millimeter for that person to be recognizable in the end. so i've always got to be checking to be sure it's right i have to go to the viewer spot and check everything again and again. if every element isn't in the right place or trade could become a kind of caricature or. patrick pashto exhibits his sculptures in the aleutian art museum in the old town of the czech capital caracas. the exhibition center piece is dedicated to the country's most famous composer untuned
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marshak. the other side of this cunning double portrait made of musical instruments and sheet music depicts. it's a sculpture that can be viewed from all sides not just one. the subject continuously changes. it's a truly 3 dimensional artwork and definitely one of my most complex. 'd close call has created 6 on a morphic sculptures to date with the 7th gone away due to be completed in the autumn 2020. that was all for today but visit our web page for more reports on the european lifestyle you can also take part in our view a raffle where you can with this exclusive euro max watch thanks for joining.
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