Culture, travel, fashion and culinary delights: the Kosmos pages of Lufthansa Magazin bring you interesting and useful tidbits from around the world
Las Vegas, USA
American sculptor Nancy Rubins has created a giant bouquet of flowers out of 2000 boats and other vessels. She calls it “Big Edge” and it stands in Las Vegas – in the middle of the hot, dusty Mojave Desert.
In northwestern Victoria, Australia, tall grain silos dominate the skyline. Now street artists have embellished them along a stretch of 200 kilometers with gigantic works of art, creating the Silo Art Trail, Australia’s largest open-air gallery.
London’s Tate Modern is showing a retrospective of the work of Italian painter and sculptor Amedeo Modigliani (1884–1920), whose unique style found little favor in his lifetime. His main subject: the human form (here The Little Peasant).