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once they start there's no stopping them. just starting people serving on d w. i we want to welcome to another edition of euro max i'm your host meghan li from sculptures in the santa docs and by the dozen we've got a fun show in store here's a look at what's coming up. a milestone birthday of the renowned swiss architect mario board time turned seventy five. joining on to our son says the first
ever museum devoted to the wiener dog. and bucket list around the world as it stands culture professor paul. swiss architect mario botha style is marked by geometric lines light and shadows now most of his signature works are located in his native country of switzerland among them churches and chapels where the star architect will soon be marking a milestone birthday suit for the occasion the council risk a museum in la carno is hosting an exhibition on his works. and he believe it or not to this is the church building the chapel of santa maria de young julie into chino only the architect is mariota. a sixty five metre viaduct leads to the round chapel a building that resembles an ancient amphitheater. just as unusual as the
church of sun photo in turin italy. and the chapel of every near paris. and overview of boxes designs is currently on exhibit in locarno switzerland. the architecture itself speaks to us through its silence the sacred spaces of silence have a very expressive power a little for this but he see. they embody the idea of gravity the idea of light the idea of transition and these are the very principles of architecture being cheap they still been fucked up people told me. this is how we normally imagine churches the madonna does sound so in look on. in voters' home city of to chino sacred symbols are everywhere the same goes for the valley mud north of lake
majority. but in the mountain village of more new audio back to change the landscape in the ninety's an avalanche had buried the town in one nine hundred eighty six. but to designed a church of remembrance called the chapel of sun giovanni but easter. architects giovan luigi dot seo was psych manager then. we owe a lot to mario both because he has enriched poor area with this project. the order of our lives has become not only a landmark but also an expression of will power generosity and passion that come into the path you own and. the church has a decorative chessboard pattern and is a site for visitors from far beyond the reach of. the marble in granite came. from
nearby pitch valley. a key that a seem pretty nearly mean to the architecture is always in dialogue with the landscape but with the surroundings. architecture is never also referential but you sculpture. it belongs to the geographical location as well as to the culture and history of the place. with light sails like half dome sea created a wellness oasis in aerostar switzerland. the mountain restaurant. or stone flower was opened in twenty seventeen unmounted general in switzerland. the facade with its seven towers was boldly built on a slope. but he has also left his mark on cities as here with the museum of modern art in san francisco. switching between secular and sacred buildings is not
a problem for the architect he sees himself as a mediator another example is the construction of the chimp released a synagogue in tel aviv which opened in one thousand nine hundred eight. and then. you know it's interesting because it's a university campus intended for i'm not religious students. been given the josie the the lady we were afraid that the faithful were dominant and. baby really jewels so i designed big rooms do we see the way of. god to pray in. the conference room as a place for discussion but again. today mario is working on more sacred buildings including a mosque in china on the border with mongolia. and the christian church in south
korea your soul. always allow me to better put it's good to work in good and the privilege of privilege especially in this time of globalization to be rentis a page and projects so that people can express their spiritual not. the barely spawned. speed into the warm. at seventy five mario is far from putting his design plans to rest. a teetotal such like. so billions of catholics around the world are gearing up for easter sunday so in today's express we thought we would take a look at at the way some european communities celebrate this special day.
all across spain millions of people have been joining in processions in celebration of holy week and the run up to easter parade in serbia is one of the most famous. in monica locals have been lining the streets every evening as sculptures of jesus christ in the virgin mary are carried through the streets in granada the procession passes through the cathedrals puerto del pear domed the door of forgiveness the various parades commemorate the passion of christ the crucifixion and resurrection of jesus christ. forty altars from around the world have been sculpting figures out of chocolate locals call the town the smallest on earth and host a festival with what might well be the world's largest chocolate figures including eagles hundreds and line. some thinkers are as high as three meters
and visitors can round off a visit by sampling a selection of belgium's famous chocolates as a short lived my mentor. for the animals in london see you have been enjoying some festive easter egg sweets this week. the converted dragons got an extra helping of ducks quail and chicken eggs. so i was heading east to him is that a solomons or all kinds of animals here getting the eggs and the treats made up of a squirrel monkeys and they were veggie filled easter treats to plant up in the trees. dog is man's best friend but why. when you live here in germany you get a super big status if you are a doc son now this breed of dog is one of the most popular here some are so that there are special clubs and now a new museum dedicated to it and passed out right in the south of the country and
of course where on hand for a closer look at this four legged friend. short on legs big on character good docs as adored by dawn fans around the world among them are simply kubek and all of stuart's who became fans of the capricious canines twenty five years ago as an utterly the first thing that was of course those cute innocent little eyes which are just irresistible and they give you such love and loyalty they can be stubborn to sometimes but that just adds to a fantastic personality that. the couple are now living a lifelong dream opening the world's first museum dedicated to the docks and. over the last quarter of a century they've built up a collection of more than four thousand the miniature dachshund from trade fairs and collectors plus some donated by fans the museum has exhibits illustrating the history of the dachshund but it's the old ray of figurines that will be the real
crown pullers. of course not all the exhibits we've assembled here are of cultural significance bob they deserve their places here even in. among the stars of the show are a nodding dog and the mascot for the munich olympics nine hundred seventy two combo because so found inspiration from a cheeky little ducks and he named the lump. and there are even songs dedicated to the dog. they've never really been but perhaps the image of them and their owners is now changing. into activity jackson should not be dismissed as something for old fogies it doesn't matter if you see them on. walking with a grandma or a hipster mantis is the dog's character. their extremely long body and short legs earned him the nickname sausage or wiener dog. is german and literally means badger dogs the dogs had been bred long and narrow so they could flush out badgers
from their burrows the ducks made its first foray into high society when german emperor kaiser vilhelm the second took a fancy to a specimen by the name of. celebrities like austrian actor romy schneider. also fell for the breach. despite having a checkered image over the years doc sons are now back in london's greenwich park is the scene of special sausage walks. that you know maybe. i'm also bought a hundred of the best let's say off route with all of it again. krakow poland has an annual parade featuring hundreds of costumed wiener dogs and owners from all over the world. some of the dogs have become stars the canadian smooth
haired crusoe has over a half million followers on his instagram page the subject of a bestselling book. and cause so it seems the whole city is gearing up for the new museum this baker has designed bread products in the shape of the dogs and their paws. inside the museum the owners are looking forward to spreading dinner dog mania to their visitors. will be happy if people leave here with a smile. and say for a moment it was like being in another world. their own dogs. just can't wait for the grandeur. no wonder the museum and a refreshing drink will be free of charge for thomas. the man in our next report is actually a geo scientist by trade but nature has drawn him to photography christian unclip
travels the world to photograph cliffs canyons mountains and glaciers and he's most interested in catcher in capturing them in a special light for example he wants to see europe's highest mountain with the milky way in the distance or the grand canyon under a rainbow now his job involves lots of time and patience in order to find the right light but for class the end product is worth the wait. need. this is a man for whom the extraordinary is not enough. question kept tries to capture the nature around him in a very special light. photograph you come forward photography means writing with lines which is why i generally work
in the twilight hours or at night that's when you get the most stunning light conditions the hope so about. constantly have is a geoscientist by profession which involves travelling around the world on a regular basis. but today is fulfilling a long held dream back home to capture the natural beauty of germany's north sea coast. beyond. venice look to leave my daily i'd like to get these waves and ripples in a subtle backlight and tease the image in a light out of nature those images don't just drop into the camera by themselves. it involves a lot of hard work but we've got to come out of. his method begins with a photo in normal daylight conditions. then he waits for exactly the right moment at sunrise or sunset. that requires patience in spite of having to brave the bitterly cold winds of the north sea. however the photographer is used to far less
hospitable conditions from his travels. he finds his remarkable niche in some of the remotest places on the planet. the bees are in the nevada desert at new moon. red sea stacks off the coast of new zealand the colorado river in the grand canyon and this view taken from. in iceland . the game is that at least risky going in that you have to remember that there's a place you know is moving at a rate of one meter per day so once you're inside you're surrounded by these constant cracking and crunching sounds. and it's an incredibly eerie but at the same time magical environments are particularly beautiful ivy's trance or black volcanic ash deposited in the ice over the last five thousand years. that
year scientists combines his in-depth knowledge of how the earth evolved the first nation for its. going into a studio at the ranch and. i had an idea of photographing dr she survey at night as soon as i'm ok way a period of a more long so i had to return to that location again and again. until the night was perfect as it is no above the north sea. us and undertow seeing these magical places does make you feel very small and in or on a child especially true in today's world we need to show more respect for our planet and i think that only happens when people do something. native american reservation in washington state is constant. and i'm in love with ups and it's breath taking.
heroin you don't have to go very far to find international cuisine but finding a place that makes a good b.l.t. or bacon lettuce and tomato sandwich can be pretty difficult unless you're head to the trendy berlin restaurant called a michelle bagger now the original b.l.t. comes from the west but michelle burger irish chef makes a different version of it. i think that people are definitely warmer and then there's strangers kind of friendly to each other which villainess neither the call sometimes it's just hard to use the phone of course will tell but. it's ok no it. makes hal's from limerick ireland he grew up dreaming of becoming a football player at a holiday job in a restaurant as a schoolboy he found his true calling and trained as a chef. he moved to berlin in twenty fourteen and was recruited that same year i
shifted cuisine at the restaurant michel bagga in the head friedrich sign neighborhood. bread here is baked in house by the chef himself based on a german recipe. bodies are a shrewd stew come through his specially on the fish front. once his country up a new calorie creation he presents it to his kitchen crew. the place is great value on good working relations and he knows his suppliers personally. think it's important for a lot of people. in modern times that they want to know where the food is coming from an opel in a city that. demands our gannett food and has to be a deal for some people especially in this neighborhood. michel bag around strong belongs to the hotel of the same name that opened in two thousand and nine is
a former industrial building that in the one nine hundred forty s. housed repair shops for machines. it's now a restaurant with seating fact eighty people. in the morning serving brang first to hotel guests. after closing for an hour and then serves lunch and in the evening it fills up with a cosmopolitan craft. beer tactic eric. menu is itself international with the occasional irish influence. the plates are designed to share amongst the groups and instead of a traditional statter main course dessert menu it's more of. a feasting concept. grilled microbial tea is his version of the classic sandwich. but rather than bacon lettuce and tomato at hotel mission bag or macro is the key
for. the sandwiches served with the sound featuring sea snails. along the coast of the chef's native island fish and seafood is served in every restaurant. traditional irish cuisine tends to be a hearty meat and potatoes affair not dissimilar to german food. makes gives it a modern twist. macro also features regularly in the restaurants on trays. as the chef him some sense if you go fishing and don't catch a micro when you've had a bad day. and the best time to catch my grill is apparently between may and september.
yeah i think everybody out in knows what michael is every household would attest to from a ship so the cost of b.l.t. is it's a sandwich so it's free on the dish this week i just interpreted it and it was the to make it it was restaurant style so the combination of the simple signage and something that i although i've eaten since i was a child. the michelle background is frequented by hotel guests. locals and tourists alike to keep their appetites once he's out of mix changes the menu four times a year today with affairs a dish of michael served with b.l.t. sandwich saw to see stance and horseradish hope you enjoy. well that's not the sandwich i grew up with. if you ever dreamed of seeing the pyramids of egypt or the great wall of china then you can head to the baltic sea to kill two birds with one stone this is where the bends sand sculpture festival is
underway until november under the slogan once around the whole world the festival draws tens of thousands of visitors visitors every year to this german city resort and this year is an international event promises to be no different. from sleeping buddhas to mock terra cotta warriors visitors to this exhibition can journey through the ages the world's oceans and the continents. it's up to the artists to express their own take on this year's general theme around the world. we have a free whole weekend in the british and the roads where my interpretation is with
roving you can you can enjoy. boss airport. and cruise boat or just serene. one of the destinations visitors can choose is carnival in rio de janeiro. fifty artists from around the world use blocks of compressed sand to recreate famous landmarks historic events. and contemporary celebrities dinse has become a magnet for many sound sculptures. and for dutch artist marie fundamental there's an additional personal motivation. we have a hero of mine i met my future husband. and he's also an artist involved in the project. every time we drive across the big bridge to the island. it's like coming home.
visitors can even launch into outer space and join the first astronauts. carving figures from sam has an almost meditative effect for the artists in addition to sand water is an essential ingredient in creating a realistic sculpture. the globe trotting field reflects an architecture student stuff and outlook on life. i lived with. our entire lives a basically a journey. and these projects give us the opportunity to visit different places and do crazy stuff now. it's become part of my life our monthly. visitors can marvel at the sand sculptures he invents for the next seven months until november fourth. and with that
we wrap up the show but before we go we want to let you in on our current contest now with the easter holiday just around the corner we would like to know what your favorite holiday is is it easter or maybe it's ramadan or something completely different only celebrated in your part of the world in any case we would like to know so please go to our website for all the details and you could qualify to win a euro max wrist watch as always for me. in the crew here at euro max thanks for turning in the wall see you tomorrow for the highlight show. next time on girl maxim highlights of the we don't sing in the end katherine as old as who performs in britain setting. the bible introducing the screen crashing it's tricky. amazing memory british artist stephen will share and she says you know. next time let's hide.
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