REVIEW: ‘GEORGE,' LIKE ITS FLUXUS SUBJECT, IS PLAYFUL AND PRANKISH

A documentary details the rise of the avant-garde art movement founded by George Maciunas, though Fluxus remains as hard as ever to...

‘BLACK PANTHER' IS NO. 1 ON THE ALBUM CHARTS, TOO

The superhero film has broken box office records, and now its soundtrack, featuring Kendrick Lamar, the Weeknd and SZA, has opened...

 
 
 

REVIEW: LEE KRASNER GETS THE UPPER HAND IN ‘POLLOCK'

This bio-play about the married artists Jackson Pollock and Lee Krasner is a surreal sparring match, steeped in alcohol and dripping...

AN UNLIKELY YOUTH REVOLUTION AT THE PARIS OPERA

Nearly 100,000 people younger than age 28 came to see the centuries-old company last season, contradicting a worldwide trend of aging...

 
 
 

REVIEW: IN ‘ATHENA,' TWO TEENAGE FENCERS PARRY ORDINARY LIFE

Girls train, talk and bond in Gracie Gardner's play, another entry into recent works telling the important stories of young women growing...

VIOLIN, PERCUSSION. AND PING-PONG?

Two U.S. national table tennis champions play each other - at the New York Philharmonic. The unique performance uses sounds from an...

 
 
 

WATCH THESE PING-PONG PLAYERS MAKING THEIR NEW YORK PHILHARMONIC DEBUT

Table-tennis-playing soloists swing paddles, hand drums, small gongs and even a wine glass in Andy Akiho's unconventional concerto,...

BOOKS OF THE TIMES: A PULPY NEW NOVEL AND JUICELESS OLD ESSAYS FROM MARIO VARGAS LLOSA

“The Neighborhood” finds an influential Peruvian industrialist caught in a tabloid scandal, and “Sabers and Utopias” is a collection...

 
 
 

TECH TIP: FINDING CLOSED-CAPTION CONTENT ONLINE

Many streaming video providers offer movies and television shows with embedded text descriptions for those who cannot hear the words...

AMERICAN IS CHARGED WITH STEALING TERRA-COTTA WARRIOR'S THUMB

Michael Rohana was attending an event at the Franklin Institute in Philadelphia when he entered a closed exhibition room and vandalized...

 
 
 

A DIRECTOR'S APOLOGY ADDS MOMENTUM TO SOUTH KOREA'S METOO MOVEMENT

“I am ready to take all punishment, including legal responsibilities for my crimes,” said Lee Youn-taek, a prominent theater director...

ESSAY: THE ICEMAN COMETH OUT

One of Marvel's X-Men, Iceman, has finally accepted that he is gay in a comic book series that is breaking new ground for the genre.

 
 
 

NONFICTION: AN IRISH FLÂNEUR, GREETING THE PAST ON HIS PRESENT WANDERINGS

John Banville's “Time Pieces” takes the acclaimed novelist back to the Dublin of his youth, recalling people and places that still...

STILL MAKING ART, AND SLY JOKES, AT AGE 91

Geta Bratescu spent most of her career in obscurity in Communist Romania. Late in life she came to international recognition, and now...

 
 
 

WHAT'S ON TV MONDAY: ‘TELL THEM WE ARE RISING' AND ‘THE DOG'

Stanley Nelson traces the history of historically black colleges, while “The Dog” reveals the real-life star behind “Dog Day Afternoon.”

A FEMALE COMPOSERS' COMPETITION ANNOUNCES ITS FIRST WINNERS

National Sawdust's Hildegard Competition, for rising female and non-binary composers, announced three winners, who will present new...

 
 
 

HERE AND NOW: ‘HERE AND NOW' SEASON 1, EPISODE 2: EMPATHY AND FEAR

This week's episode questioned whether empathy remains a viable mode of personal or political action.

REVIEW: ‘IS GOD IS' REINVENTS THE GOOD, THE BAD AND THE UGLY

Aleshea Harris's sensational new play, at Soho Rep, sends twin sisters into a wild, wild West on a bloody mission of vengeance.

 
 
 

TIME'S UP DESCENDS ON BAFTAS AS ‘THREE BILLBOARDS' WINS 5 AWARDS

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WHAT MAKES PUBLIC RADIO ‘VERY PERSONAL' MAGNIFIES ITS METOO CASES

Public broadcasting, which fosters an intimate relationship with its listeners and counts on their donations, is scrambling after the...

 
 
 



HNI Corporate Headquarters / Neumann Monson Architects

HNI Corporate Headquarters / Neumann Monson Architects

© Subtle Light Photography Architects: Neumann Monson Architects Location: Muscatine, IA 52761, United States Area: 60000.0 ft2 Project Year: 2017 Photographs: Subtle Light... Read more ...

New "Field of Sunshine II" Palette Knife Sunflower Painting by Niki Gulley

New "Field of Sunshine II" Palette Knife Sunflower Painting by Niki Gulley

“Sunny Horizon" ©2018 Niki Gulley30" x 48" textured oil painting on wrap around canvas Inspired by a trip through the Midwest, I was filled with joy seeing this solid field of... Read more ...

Love and Rejection by artist Pat Meyer

Love and Rejection by artist Pat Meyer

5 x 7 oil on linen panelDemo painting$75contact artist to purchase This Valentine my sweetie gave me a dozen red roses. Some of them open and some of them didn't. That seems to... Read more ...

Villa Poorkan / ZAV Architects

Villa Poorkan / ZAV Architects

© Soroush Majidi Architects: ZAV Architects Location: Iran Architect In Charge: Mohamadreza Ghodousi Design Team: Fateme Rezaie Fakhr-e-Astane, Soroosh Majidi Area: 142.0... Read more ...

Love and Rejection by artist Pat Meyer

Love and Rejection by artist Pat Meyer

5 x 7 oil on linen panelDemo painting$75contact artist to purchase This Valentine my sweetie gave me a dozen red roses. Some of them open and some of them didn't. That seems to... Read more ...

Fan Palm Canopy.. Pastel..Texas Artist..Rae Andrews

Fan Palm Canopy.. Pastel..Texas Artist..Rae Andrews

FAN PALM CANOPY is now complete.. This image is on Sennelier sanded paper, and is presented unframed. Image size is 19.5" x 25.5" Prints of this image are also available... Read more ...

Endless longing

Endless longing

For a place beyond the present one, for a level beyond this one - one's spirit aiming high and flying way above the trees to the endless sky. 4x6 inches oil on primed panel... Read more ...

Blushing pink roses in glass jar 10x8 in. oil painting

Blushing pink roses in glass jar 10x8 in. oil painting

Capturing nature's transient beauty Blushing Roses in Jar10x8 inches / oil on canvas Read more ...

Surreal Paintings by Mariusz Lewandowski Mariusz Lewandowski was

Surreal Paintings by Mariusz Lewandowski Mariusz Lewandowski was

Surreal Paintings by Mariusz Lewandowski Mariusz Lewandowski was born in 1960, in Działdowo, Poland. He currently lives and creates in a small town in the north of Poland and... Read more ...

Mixed Media, Geologic Contemporary Abstract Art “Shining Through” © Carol...

Mixed Media, Geologic Contemporary Abstract Art “Shining Through” © Carol Nelson Fine Art

30"x24"x1.5" Mixed Media on Canvas/sold Commissions welcome. Read more ...