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almost the same fourteen the social inequality a lack of the freedom of the press. gun the forum to stay silent when it comes to the fans of the humans and see the microphones who have decided to put their trust in us. my name is johnny paris and i work a d w. i want to welcome to another edition of the show i'm your host meghan lee from dirty walls to probably drinks we have lots of ground to cover here's a look at what's coming up. mr clean how clausen delvin creates art on
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grimy surfaces. new and improved making the most out of discarded junk. and wine and dine with a german vintner with a new take on lovely. most prefer the artist look for empty walls to paste or spray paint on but they don't worry too much about whether the space is clean or dirty however with klaus douban the dirtier the wall the better and that's because he uses a high pressure cleaner to create his images now he calls his style reverse graffiti we met up with the artist at work in the south of france. painting with high pressure it's a way of life for german artist klaus dolphin. this time his canvas is a hobble wall in the southern french city of sacha he plans to spray thirteen
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images of reverse scruffy here. dirt is removed from the wall giving rise to an image. of the i.m.f. and it's thought always i love working outside with all the challenges involved i'm often asked an interesting question does it bother me that the work is transients that it has a limited life span. but something temporary like this can carry meaning and messages about life without it often is our job as. his tool is a high pressure cleaners which he uses to spray water on to the wall darvon has worked for years with technician excitement from the cash a company which makes the cleaners for this project the water for the high pressure water gun comes directly from the mediterranean. senses and that's the beauty is in the fact that water is the only way to achieve such
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a brilliant contrast when you clean off the organic material it gives rise to such clear contours that lend the figures an astonishingly expressive quality. stone. delvin uses wood stencil to create his reverse graffiti images. he's planned a series of thirteen portraits for the harbor wall portraits of people who once lived in set. of. books and colleges without photos of set and i've picked out the most expressive faces i don't want celebrities but rather people whose faces really express something about life and that was the only criterion just men women and children across section of society it is that our. city is located thirty kilometers. south of milk. it's one of the most important fishing ports on france's mediterranean coast.
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the harbel wall is one of its landmarks it's six hundred fifty meters long and nearly three meters high. and more lord of the harbor war was the first building project to turn set into a city. of port was built three hundred fifty years ago. and that informed there's artwork. on the first day dolphin completes three four tricks. in his day job he works as an art teacher but it's reversed griffey she's a talky pisces free time. he's collaborated with count since two thousand and seven the german company is the world's biggest manufacturer of cleaning equipment their first major joint project was on the owner's dam in western germany with the work covering eight thousand square metres it was followed by blossoming flowers in japan in two thousand and eight and in two thousand and twelve
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a gigantic tiger in south korea. will be reversed graffiti is the perfect time form for me i've always had a weakness for large scale works now i can really bring that to life on dams there's no bigger canvas in art cashin has its own cultural sponsorship program along with more than three decades experience in cleaning monuments one of its mistakes back in a project came in two thousand and five when it removed grime from the heads of the us presidents on mount rushmore. it did the same for the statue of christ the redeemer in rio de janeiro and the helman monument in germany. has cleaned more than one hundred forty tourist attractions worldwide free of charge. you don't need it. water or high pressure hoses. then you have to bridge the distances with power lines water connections and so on. you can also use generators to avoid long power cables.
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after three days darvon is finished and you said harbor wall is now probably the longest to open a gallery in the south of france. how long it remains depends on three factors the slope of the wall the direction it's facing and the climate my experience would say that because it faces north has a good chance this work will survive for at least five years so. the people is the title of tribute to thirteen city inhabitants although reverse graffiti fades over time his r.t. is likely to live on in the community's memory for years to come. the wedding of the year between prince harry and meghan markle is just over one month away but for those who can wager there is now a comic book recounting their love story that plus denmark celebrates
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a milestone birthday in today's express. later on a shark attack two year old son would have turned one hundred this week to mark his centenary crown prince frederick in an exhibition at what's on center in showcasing the pritzker prize winners most important works among them his most a piece the sydney opera house. this is a man who we wish was still here and of course we should celebrate one hundred years because he is such an icon. but son conceived the center as a venue for students to me to undiscussed their ideas for the future the building was completed in two thousand and eight sons lost work before his death the same year. crimes of the british monarchy can read up on the latest royal romance in a new graphic novel by michael freeze out the book entitled the royals prince harry and meghan markle describes how the couple met through
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a mutual friend twenty sixteen. topics include harry's time in the military and models act in korea. says had to marry on might in one thousand nine hundred wins a console. in demolition work has begun on the famous grandstand overlooking. the racing track. kilometer long race course was opened in one thousand twenty one and used exclusively for conversations until nine hundred forty when the stretch was integrated into a city motorway the last race on the office was held in one nine hundred ninety eight after which the grandstand was closed it since fallen into disrepair now part of it is being compared to an exhibition and eventually and should be finished in time for the race tracks hundredth anniversary in twenty twenty one.
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continuing now with our series on various musical instruments and today we take a look at the synthesizer a relative newcomer to the music family now first use in pop music in the one nine hundred sixty s. this is a sizer really took off in the eighty's when the company yamaha made it widely available bands like pink floyd the journey or depeche mode would sound very different without them while we talked to a founding member of the german electronic band cough air about how the synthesizer has influenced their music. that generates a vast range of sounds and tom brews. one of the world's most famous play is. one of the founding members of german electronic music band cuff where.
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i was never a good violinist and i was an average recorder plow and once you get the feel for it the synthesizer is a really versatile and flexible instrument. victory here was the last socialist and so then. this since the band played in the one nine hundred seventy s. were expensive and bulky. in the one nine hundred eighty s. bands like depeche mode helped to bring the synth into the mainstream it became please pop instrument of choice. developments in digital technology help to make them more affordable to. the advent of music making software in the one nine hundred ninety s. enabled amateurs to produce electronic dance music from home. as well as on six months off when we started in one thousand nine hundred six what we were doing seemed pretty radical people thought come on you can't seriously be
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using a computer to come up with a serious composition but we proved it was possible that. native instruments has its head office in the crowds the district of berlin. with branches in l.a. tokyo london and paris it's become the global leader in what's called soft synth. the programming is done in germany. algorithms are used to generate different sounds. and swim including to look muscular and the code determines the sound of the instruments are put on court and we've got a big team of people working on refining the in. comments of. i'm fine tuning the sound clung not white it's a final. developers working for native instruments made waves in the year two
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thousand when they replicated the sound of the hammond organ. into venti thirteen monarch software hit the market. this in three previous the analog sounds of its predecessor is. that it's not all about copying other sounds the bell and bass developers have also produced their own since one of them is called massive. passive sounds. very aggressive. you can produce a lot of distortion. it suits all kinds of genres. some musicians like undetermined of german electro dance mouse on mass exclusively with soft synth. other prominent clients who visited native instruments include madonna
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u two and cold play but many less than their musicians pass through is well. to go to the heart of it's great for people who can't afford to buy all their stuff you can work with the equipment without having to spend thousands of euros or so. many musicians using a software synthesizer funded trying to get used to not having a keyboard. some native instruments tries to replicate the feel of a piano or an organ. in berlin the company's developing input devices for software control which resemble normal people words. now before we still have ten fingers and two hands so long as we can use them i think we'll continue to play actual instruments. that might change in fifty or one hundred years but until then we'll make do with buttons in case the meeting on the.
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lot isn't rich people are fed up with messing around with virtual things they want to actually touch and feel stuff. it's the same with cooking shows you can watch people cooking but you can't smell the food you can't taste it it's similar. and. that's why there's still demand for old school synthesizes software based instruments have a place in modern music production but connoisseurs know that nothing beats analog . and there was a good time to let you in on this week's contest we would like to know if you play an instrument and if so let us know when you can qualify to win a euro max watch please go to our website for all of the details now you might want to think twice the next time you throw something away because perhaps there is another use for the item upcycling has been a popular trend for a couple of years now and you would be surprised at what some designers are able to
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create. in the morning she is in his. sawing measuring and building a chair. he owns his livelihood by making new and unexpected objects out of old ones other people's junk is his precious resource. you can take something like this shopping trolley. and this chair. combine them. and make a little chair on rollers. he finds new uses for other people's trash like this so drained real that he fished out of a skiff and turned into a well that and the ceiling lamp of welded skylight salvaged from a demolished building it's been exhibited in a local museum discarded cross-country skis have morphed into a contract and an old fridge into
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a wine bar. i think it's fascinating that instead of throwing things away you can take them apart work out how they were made. and fix them to make something new out of them. after studying drama françoise she went on to forge a career as a director and filmmaker but then he discovered upcycling. did this cycling includes the concept of up making something better out of various elements. you find too bad chairs and turn them into something useful. it gives him a sense of empowerment the feeling he can make a difference and it's now you can sit on it and move around. the easy to throw stuff away let's say to make unique pieces from other people's trash he's piano pedals are being repurposed. now sound of them are
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going to many of the paddles have holes in them. then you can take another component from the piano. remove about half the pegs. and then. make it into a rack for kitchen utensils. hobby. plus one has already turned other parts of the piano source today jesse into new items for clients and he's been commissioned to refurbish an entire room. for a couple who are teachers he designed a loft bed as well as shelves of bookcase and stands custom built around a wardrobe they inherited. at the most because in the wardrobe we'll have to get more to the right or left to create a better sense of space. every piece of wood has a rich history including the piano lid from
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a dresser. to swallow two hundred years old. and here's a door made from an old table. the idea is to take old materials used elsewhere and turn them into something different. the up cycle has to hurry home to look after his daughter amelia but everywhere he goes he keeps an eye open for junk he can use he says more than half the things germans toss in the trash are still in working order. this discarded cupboard door harvest potential. new member is someone who needs shelves. if it were a bit ask we'll see. hans waba get back to work in the afternoon he still has to vanish the dining table so the x. floor boards become a smooth surface that's easy to wipe clean hardly any of his own furniture is store bought. i made this sound her brother's bed as well. francois
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also custom built above everything is designed to be space saving and functional he worked on this piece for weeks. it has to last stand if possible be a trying to made of old materials and i try to maintain a sense of its previous purpose. the american financial know i can't. walk or she wouldn't even think of throwing anything away he can make something new out of anything the tone he needs is the right idea. and a lot of energy that looks like a lot of work but very creative nonetheless all right now you know you have made it when you have a statue unveiled in your honor for our ongoing high five series we take a look at some famous people who have been bestowed such an honor but when you see the following statues you'll see that it's not such an honor after all here are.
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the finest monuments of european stars but from the surprise here. david bowie was known for his ever changing personas in trying to sculpt an equally a tactic statue of the late musician the maker of one artwork could have used to touch a bow is genius our first price with horse necks whatever the artistic intention not even bowie could have related to this one. is a politician entrepreneur and hollywood actor in twenty eleven his home town of tal in austria dedicated a museum and a statue to its famous some. fourth place goes to this three hundred kilogram power house made of brahms the former mr universe himself commissioned an american artist to create the work of. schwarzenegger began his career. as
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a bodybuilder. talian actress gina lollobrigida had a more direct hand in the appearance of her statue the screen legend has worked as a sculptor for decades so in two thousand and one it was time for a self-portrait. third place goes to gina lollobrigida in her role as esmerelda more than sixty years ago. british actor colin firth has specialized in romantic leads since starring as mr darcy in the t.v. adaptation of pride and prejudice. scene where he emerges dripping wet from a lady turned him into an overnight sex symbol. later mr darcy resurfaced as a statue in different lakes in british politics part of a p.r.
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stunt it's number two in our roundup of off the wall celebrity statues. seen as in saddam is the current coach of rearm a drifter and a french soccer legend but he's probably best known for the head but he administered to an italian defender in the two thousand and six world cup final he was punished with a three match ban and a fine but he'll always have this reminder of his infamous foul cost in brahms' our first place we think the pan look a bit like the tie tango dancers. thing until just now it's time for something to drink and normally you would drink white wine chilled in a glass but to entrepreneurs from germany have come up with another way to enjoy the drink in the form of pearls now the french would probably disapprove of this sort of tampering but in china wine pearls are a big hit. this is an iraqi to enjoy in the shade the.
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caveat in german wine maker daniel cool now has given you sweet tasting. creates a taste explosion with a little sweetness inside we've put wine into a product where it's never been before. the clothes maybe a new product but they've already found a following particularly among chinese. german products are always well received in china where people are enthusiastic about wine and there's a big market there particularly for sweet winds. i haven't done business in china yet but i think these wine poles could be the ticket to introduce my wine to the chinese market with wide all indian doctor and. has more than twenty years experience of doing business in china and developed the one pulls with danielle what began as a p.r. stunt has turned into a best selling product. asian costumers open the can and start spinning it out
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because it just tastes great. so it's a completely natural product with no chemicals or additives made from an extract so it's totally vegan i think. the big plans though they won't reveal any details but now they're experimenting with present and red wine. china is after all a big market. for of its cuban says the high because the child. will drink salt with sweet desserts or cheese goose liver they go very well with all of these things. or with fried fish. with potato chips. now will take your wonderful pound sand off great the fish. even a good between meals. is. tastebuds comes from molecular
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gastronomy and it's a more concentrated flavor in the mouth so people really like it was with the moon so think of this list with blindfolds make full creative cuisine from appetizer to main cools strober if there's no limit to the ways they can tickle the taste buds. a bubble tea comes from china so it's no surprise that this new product is a hit there and with that we come to the end of the show don't forget to check us out on social media which is facebook or instagram for more on the program as always for me and the rest of the crew here at euro max thanks for tuning in and we will see you again tomorrow. the next edition of euro max pearce is the world's smallest republic the central neighborhood in the lithuanian capital vilnius it's home to many artists who declared the republican who shook this in one thousand nine hundred ninety seven it
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has a constitution currency and a president who walks out of a seat of government and local cafe. in. next time on euro max.
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