Culture, travel, fashion and culinary delights: the Kosmos pages of Lufthansa Magazin bring you interesting and useful tidbits from around the world
Big is beautiful
Painter, illustrator, sculptor, ceramicist: Catalan artist Joan Miró (1893–1983) loved large formats. The Schirn in Frankfurt is showing his murals in “Painting Walls, Painting Worlds” (until June 12).
The Bawah Reserve in the Anambas Archipelago, Indonesia, is a desert island of luxury some 300 kilometers northeast of Singapore. Visitors stay in bungalows that appear to be suspended over the reefs, surrounded by exotic fish an turquoise waters of the lagoon.
Silvio Pfeufer wants to create culinary works of art typical of Berlin. Last March, he succeeded the adventurous but controversial Michelin-starred Andreas Rieger as chef of the einsunternull restaurant in Berlin’s Mitte district. At Pfeufer’s restaurant, guests are served a seven-course meal consisting of his interpretations of traditional German dishes. The restaurant’s own pastry shop delivers the fitting desert.
Rob Woodcoy, an American fine artist and photographer, is also a man on a mission. His montages, centered on the human figure, tell stories and convey how diverse we are as individuals. He runs photography workshops, too – including one in northern California this month.