Discover Germany, Issue 39, June 2016

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Discover Germany | Culture | Culture Calendar

World Bodypainting Festival, Wörthersee (27 June – 3 July) Art does not have to be limited to paper or canvasses as display areas. Watching body painting artists at work lets visitors discover an exciting new way of art. An installation art award, many market stalls, concerts and the beach zone make it an event that serves nearly every taste. www.bodypainting-festival.com/en

Main image: Kiel Week Regatta. © Landeshauptstadt Kiel/Thomas Eisenkrätzer From top right: A general impression of the Art Basel exhibition. © Art Basel Harley Days in Hamburg. © Hamburg Harley Days Comic Con. © Frog Photography, Caroline Charruyer

Harley Davidson will be presented and visitors can try riding them. Fire shows, the big parade on Sunday and international bands on stage offer an exciting programme throughout the weekend. www.hamburgharleydays.de Comic Con, Stuttgart (25 – 26 June) The very first comic convention of Germany will take place in Stuttgart this June. Visitors can look forward to comic publishers, cartoonists, anime, cosplay and much more on an area of 30,000 square metres. Furthermore, many Hollywood stars will be around for interviews, autograph sessions and photos. www.comiccon.de/en Issue 39 | June 2016 | 97