Between culture, fairs and start-ups
The city has devoted itself to preserving the tradition of artists and cultural professionals, and the result is a vibrant arts and cultural scene that maximises its use of open spaces. Amongst parklands and industrial monuments, amongst Gründerzeit and pre-fab structures, technological developments are being promoted and advanced. Startups and research institutes have set up bases here. Leipzig is a city of trade fairs and books. And it’s the fastest growing city in Germany. With a quality-of-life guarantee: Its rivers and canals create an almost maritime feel, providing ample space to relax.