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experience of freedom in a sense is life experience that you can visit that's what you call coming back home . finding your support and i work you know but. i 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 gortat turns seventy five. joining on dark sun says the first
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ever museum devoted to the wiener dog. and bucket list around the world as it stands sure first of all. 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 so for the occasion because a risk a museum in la carno is hosting an exhibition on his works. and he believe it or not this is a church building in chapel of santa maria de young julie into chino. the architect is mario botha. a sixty five metre viaducts leads to the round chapel a building that resembles an ancient and the theater. just as unusual as the
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church of sun goto interior italy. and the chapel of every near paris. and overview of boxes designs is currently on exhibit in locarno switzerland. near. the architecture itself speaks to us through its silence the sacred spaces of silence have a very expressive power a little fold is but a see. they embody the idea of gravity the idea of light the idea of transition and these are the very principles of architecture and keep your states would been fucked up to go an equal. this is how we normally imagine churches the madonna does so so in look on. his home city of to chino sacred symbols are everywhere the same goes for the valley mud northfield lake majority. but
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in the mountain village of morn you mahdi go back to change the landscape in the ninety's an avalanche had buried the town in one thousand nine hundred six. but designed a church of remembrance called the chapel of sun giovani but eastern. architects giovanni luigi duc c.e.o. was psych manager then. we owe a lot to mario both because he has enriched poor area with his projects. the order of all of this has become not only a landmark but also an expression of will power generosity and passion that come into. the church as a decorative chessboard pattern and is a site for visitors from far beyond the reach of. the marble in granite came from nearby. valley. of
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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 i use 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 arrow's a switzerland. the mountain restaurant fiora di pietro or stone flower was opened in two thousand and seventeen. 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
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a problem for the architect he sees himself as a mediator another example is the construction of the chamber least a synagogue in tel aviv which opened in one thousand nine hundred eight. you know it's interesting because it's a university campus intended for a lady and not religious students. the lady were afraid that the faithful were dominant and. the really jewels so i designed a big rooms do we see the way of. god to pray and will be the conference room as a place for discussion but it. would be the school. today is working on more sacred buildings including a mosque in china on the border with mongolia. and the christian church in south
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korea near seoul. always allow me to work better put it's good to work in good and the prevailing it's a privilege especially in this time of globalization to be rentis a page and projects so that people can express their spiritual now much. better. speed it through the wall. at seventy five mario is far from putting his design plans to rest. 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.
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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 and the virgin mary are carried through the streets in granada the procession passes through the cathedral square at the old del pear dome the door of forgiveness the various parades commemorate the passion of christ the crucifixion and resurrection of jesus christ. belgium forty artists from around the won't have been sculpting figures of pounds of chocolate the 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 lions. some figures are as high as three meters and visitors can round off a visit by sampling
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a selection of belgium's famous chocolates as a short clip to my mentor. the animals in london zoo have been enjoying some festive easter egg treats this week. to convert it dragons got an extra helping of ducks quail and chicken eggs. so instead of going east to him that it's elements are all kinds of animals here getting the eggs and the treats me well until the squirrel monkeys and they were there she filled easter treats to find up in the trees. dog is man's best friend but why. when you live here in germany you get a super big fat this if you are a doc son now this breed of dog is one of the most popular here so much 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
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of course where on hand for a closer look at this four legged friend. short on legs but big on character good docs as adored by dogs fans around the world among them are seppi kubek and stuart's who became fans of the capricious canines twenty five years ago the first thing was of course those cute innocent little eyes which are just irresistible and they give you such love and loyalty they couldn't stop until sometimes but that just adds to a fantastic personality. the couple are now living a lifelong dream the 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 for the museum has exhibits illustrating the history of the docks and but it's the old ray of figurines that will be the
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real crowd pullers. of course not all the exhibits we've assembled here are of cultural significance bought they deserve their places here even in kitchens. among the stars of the show are a nodding dog and the mascot for the munich olympics nine hundred seventy two pumped up a car so found inspiration from a cheeky little ducks and he named love. 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. jackson should not be dismissed as something for old fogies it doesn't matter if you see them out. walking with a grandma or a hipster what matters is the dog's character. their extremely long body and short legs 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
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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 and pop artist andy warhol for the brief. despite having a checkered image over the years doc songs are now back in london's greenwich park is the scene of special sausage walks. that you know maybe. i'm a five hundred the best let's say off that with the. bad. 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
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a half million followers on his instagram page. of a bestselling book. and 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 greener dog mania to their visitors. will be happy if you will leave here with a smile. and say for a moment it was like being in. their own dogs. just can't wait for the ground zero. no wonder the museum and a refreshing drink will be free of charge for doc's office. the man in our next report is actually a geo scientist by trade but nature has drawn him to photography christian unclip
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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 life but for class the end product is worth the wait. 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 light which is why i generally work
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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 you leave my daily i'd like to get these waves and ripples in a subtle backlight and ts 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 about when to come out of. his method begins with the 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
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conditions from his travels. he finds his remarkable niche in some of the remotest places on the planet. easer in the nevada desert at new moon. red sea stacks of the coast of new zealand the colorado river in the grand canyon and this view taken from a. in iceland. again the least risky thing in that you have to remember that this place you know is moving at a rate of one meter per day so once you're inside you're surrounded by these constant tracking and crunching sounds. in commercial abortion and it's an incredibly eerie but at the same time magical environment. has combines his in-depth knowledge of how the earth evolved with the first nation for its being. willing to write still at the ranch. i had an idea of photographing dr she survey
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at night as soon as the nokia way appeared to have a mom. so i had to return to that location again and again. until the night was perfect as it is now about the north sea. and under to seeing these magical places does make you feel very small and in oregon a child sex especially true in today's worked 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 tips next destination a man in love with out planet spreads 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
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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 people are warmer and. strangers are kind of friendly through each other which. berliners neither the called sometimes it's it was hard to use the when i first moved there but. it's ok now 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 if 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 michele bagga in her head friedrich sign neighborhood. bread here is baked in house by the chef himself based on
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a german recipe. bodies are a shrewd stew come through his specially on the fish front. once he's country up a new calendar a creation he resents it to his kitchen crew. he places great value on good working relations and he knows his suppliers personally. i 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 built for some people especially in this neighborhood. the michelle 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 from machines. it's now a restaurant with seating for eighty people. in the morning serving bread first to
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hotel guests. after closing for an hour and then serves lunch and in the evening it fills up with a cosmopolitan craft. practic classic menu is itself international with the occasional irish influence in. the pledge such as. to share amongst the groups and instead of a traditional starter 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 macro is the key for. the sandwich is served with a sound featuring sea snails. along the coast of the chef's native island fish and
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seafood is served in every restaurant. traditional irish cuisine tends to be a hearty meat and potatoes affair not dissimilar to german food. thanks gives it a modern twist. macro also features regularly in the restaurants on trays. as the chef in some sense if you go fishing and don't catch a micro then you've had a bad day. and the best time to catch magro is apparently between may and september. yeah i think everybody out and knows what mackerel is and every household with a test from chips of course and a b.l.t. is it's
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a sandwich so it's free on the dish this week and i just interpreted it as bit to make it it was restaurant style so the combination of the same percentage and something that i've eaten since i was a child. the mitchell burger is frequented by hotel guests locals and tourists alike to keep their appetites wetted alan makes changes the menu four times a year today with a pears dish of michael served. a b.l.t. sandwich such as he stands and horseradish will be enjoyed. well that's not the sandwich i grew up with all right well 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 bins 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
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sea resort and this year's 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 drop in the british. the roads are my interpretations are throwing you can. train boss airport. and cruise boat or just three
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marine. 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 thence has become a magnet for many sam sculptures. and for dutch artist no rica funded mayor there's an additional personal motivation. you have a hero of mine i met my future husband. and i was also an artist involved in the project. every time we drive across the big bridge to the island. with them it's like coming home. visitors can even launch into outer space and join the first astronauts.
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carving figures from sand has an almost meditative effect for the artists innit. sand water is an essential ingredient in creating a realistic sculpture. the globe trotting field reflects an architecture student gallo's stop believing outlook on life. i love could come to names and advise them on our entire lives a basically a journey like the real thing with 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 income on. visitors can marvel at the sam 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
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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 world see you tomorrow for the highlight show. next time on girl back some highlights of the week don't sing and the cats arena sold out to the phones in britain talking of setting. the vibrant trains in spring grass roots this year. amazing them right british artist steven wiltshire and he says will be around. next time on your next time.
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freedom of art. nouveau multimap. project about artists and their right to express their views free. d. w. dot com part of fredo. when i was young i dreamed about changing the world. but i was a woman in egypt some things turned out differently forced marriage genital mutilation humiliation. so i know all else and all we rebelled against the written word to stand up for women's rights. now while el saadawi the free voice of future starting april eighth on t w.
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