In 1972 Ziggy played guitar, Marc Bolan hit his stride and blokes across Britain made nervous moves towards their sister’s make-up bag. Here SOPHIA DEBOICK rediscovers glam Britannia
Rubens got in among our basic desires and our raw physicality and he gave them form
A seamy, subversive, self confident city, Hamburg is also a symbol of an outward-looking Germany
The haunting image of a ruined city is nothing new. Here we examine the horrors of urban warfare from Stalingrad to Mosul
Among the most extraordinary works of art are the Black Pictures of Francisco Goya Here is their story...
Shortly after the outbreak of WW2, a polemic was published identifying the “guilty men” who had led Britain to such a moment of weakness and peril. Now, following Brexit, a new version has been released.
Few family histories better underline the complex relationship between Britain and Germany than Christian Lawrence’s. Here he explains why his fellow countrymen are so sad to see the UK leave
The attack on Westminster Bridge and the Houses of Parliament fits a pattern emerging across Europe: terrorism has gone low-tech, freelance and ever-harder to tackle
Henrik Ibsen is credited with creating modern theatre. He did so by asking questions we’re still trying to answer
Donald Trump is a game-changer, but using The Queen as a bargaining chip to secure Britain gets thrown a few post-Brexit scraps is insulting
There is a thriving market for paintings by Adolf Hitler. But if the works are not valued for their artistic merit, just what is the attraction?