Best Practice: The World Champions in Glass Art

The Derix Glass Studios in Taunusstein have been entitled to call themselves “Stained-Glass Artists to the Papal Court” for more than 100 years now. Today, they are clear trendsetters and the global market leaders in this rediscovered art. What do Cologne Cathedral, Reims Cathedral, the Rockefeller Center in New York, and the European Central Bank... Continue Reading →

Hot Spot: The Bauhaus city

One hundred years ago architect Walter Gropius established the Bauhaus in Weimar. As teaching got underway there, Modernist architecture was already starting to take physical shape in Frankfurt. In the footsteps of Ernst May. “While we, Ernst May’s colleagues, were essentially only able to work on the new theories and only on paper, May succeeded... Continue Reading →

People: 2019 Designer of the Year

In Paris, Sebastian Herkner has been chosen as 2019 Designer of the Year. A graduate of Offenbach University of Art and Design, Herkner still lives and works in Offenbach. Why? A visit to his studio. Not much has changed since those days, some ten years ago. Herkner receives the visitor to his studio in Offenbach’s... Continue Reading →

Cultural around the year in FRM

It might be rather cold and uncomfortable outside these days, yet this is no reason to spend your time bored on the couch. We have a few tips for you on what to do during the winter weather! Of course, we are looking forward to warmer temperatures and cannot wait for the life on the... Continue Reading →

When you think of the greater Frankfurt area only as an urban jungle, you are forgetting its other half. River landscapes, vineyards, hills, and a lot forest surround the metropolis area. However, not only FrankfurtRheinMain’s nature is definitely, worth a visit, also culturally there is a lot to explore in the region. Arts In total,... Continue Reading →

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