NEW IN PAPERBACK: ‘THE WAR BEFORE THE WAR' AND ‘EVENING IN PARADISE'

Six new paperbacks to check out this week.

COLETTE'S BURGUNDY

A painstaking renovation of the writer's childhood home provides a compelling centerpiece for an exploration of the corner of France...

 
 
 

BECK IS CAPTIVATED BY AMERICAN MYTHS AND A $60 GUITAR

The musician, who's releasing his 14th album, “Hyperspace,” shares the 500-year-old paintings, Italian films and New York bookstore...

A ‘ONE-IN-A-MILLION VOICE' ARRIVES AT THE MET OPERA

Lise Davidsen, a 32-year-old soprano starring in “The Queen of Spades,” has swiftly risen to the top of the field.

 
 
 

A RACIST BOOK'S MALIGN AND LINGERING INFLUENCE

“The Camp of the Saints,” published in 1973, has been a must-read within white supremacist circles for decades. Stephen Miller, Marine...

FIVE PLACES TO VISIT IN WASHINGTON, D.C. WITH A BLACK DIGITAL STORYTELLER

Lanae Spruce made a name for herself as a social media specialist at the Smithsonian's African American Museum. Here are her top D.C....

 
 
 

STEPHEN COLBERT TAKES ISSUE WITH LIKENING RUDY GIULIANI TO A HAND GRENADE

Colbert joked on Thursday that Giuliani “seems more like a Molotov cocktail - used by Russians and full of alcohol.”

WHAT'S ON TV FRIDAY: ‘DOLLY PARTON'S HEARTSTRINGS' AND A NEW COMEDY

A Dolly Parton series comes to Netflix. And “Brittany Runs a Marathon” hits Amazon.

 
 
 

‘SHE SAVED US': MOURNERS PAY TRIBUTE TO TONI MORRISON

The Nobel laureate, who died in August, was honored at the Cathedral Church of St. John the Divine in New York. Speakers included Oprah...

REVIEW: IN ‘THE UNDERLYING CHRIS,' YOU ARE WHO YOU WERE

Will Eno's new play about the many people each person contains is glib at first, but grows, like life, from trick to tragicomedy.

 
 
 

R.N.C. SPENT NEARLY $100,000 ON COPIES OF DONALD TRUMP JR.'S BOOK

“Triggered,” published Nov. 5, topped the best-seller list thanks in part to a big order from the Republican National Committee.

TRUMP AWARDS THE FIRST ARTS AND HUMANITIES MEDALS OF HIS PRESIDENCY

Jon Voight, James Patterson and Alison Krauss were among the honorees.

 
 
 

TOM SPURGEON, WHO SURVEYED THE COMIC BOOK WORLD, DIES AT 50

A reporter, editor and author, he co-wrote a biography of Stan Lee, oversaw a comics festival and started an award-winning website.

12 NEW BOOKS WE RECOMMEND THIS WEEK

Suggested reading from critics and editors at The New York Times.

 
 
 

ARABIC-LANGUAGE VERSION OF ‘SESAME STREET' WILL DEBUT 3 NEW MUPPETS

The new program, “Ahlan Simsim,” which means “Welcome Sesame” in Arabic, aims to tackle the trauma facing refugee children in the Middle...

12 POP, ROCK AND JAZZ CONCERTS TO CHECK OUT IN N.Y.C. THIS WEEKEND

Our guide to pop and rock shows and the best of live jazz happening this weekend and in the week ahead.

 
 
 

4 FILM SERIES TO CATCH IN N.Y.C. THIS WEEKEND

Our guide to film series and special screenings.

6 DANCE PERFORMANCES TO SEE IN N.Y.C. THIS WEEKEND

Our guide to dance performances happening this weekend and in the week ahead.

 
 
 

20 ART EXHIBITIONS TO VIEW IN N.Y.C. THIS WEEKEND

Our guide to new art shows and some that will be closing soon.

6 CLASSICAL MUSIC CONCERTS TO SEE IN N.Y.C. THIS WEEKEND

Our guide to the city's best classical music and opera happening this weekend and in the week ahead.

 
 
 



Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott is one of forty sculptors selected for on form 18, a biennial exhibition of sculpture in stone at Asthall Manor in the Cotswolds. She joins world renowned and... Read more ...

WuliEpoch Culture Center / Atelier Alter Architects

WuliEpoch Culture Center / Atelier Alter Architects

© Highlite Images Architects: Atelier Alter Architects Location: 99 Heishitou Road, Shijingshan District, Beijing, China Area: 2880.0 m2 Project Year: 2018 Photographs... Read more ...

Concrete Square Tube House / EASTERN Design Office

Concrete Square Tube House / EASTERN Design Office

© Koichi Torimura Architects: EASTERN Design Office Location: Kyoto, Japan Area: 134.0 m2 Project Year: 2019 Photographs: Koichi Torimura Read more ...

Harry Clarke (1889 - 1931)

Harry Clarke (1889 - 1931)

Interior art for Edgar Allan Poe's "Tales of Mystery and Imagination" (1936) "Say, rather, the rending of her coffin." Interior art for Edgar Allan Poe's Tale "The Fall of the... Read more ...

Mark Webster - Impressionist Sailboat at the Harbor near the Lighthouse...

Mark Webster - Impressionist Sailboat at the Harbor near the Lighthouse Acrylic Painting

Mark Webster - Impressionist Sailboat at the Harbor near the Lighthouse Acrylic Painting. 8x10" Acrylic on Canvas Artist Panel. Check Availability MarkAdamWebster.com Read more ...

Aspen Tree Painting, Impressionist Landscape Painting "Colorful Memories" by...

Aspen Tree Painting, Impressionist Landscape Painting "Colorful Memories" by Colorado Impressionist Judith Babcock

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Mondo Peanuts

Mondo Peanuts

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Villa Void House / Resell+Nicca

Villa Void House / Resell+Nicca

© Nicca Gade Christensen Architects: Resell+Nicca Location: Viken, Norway Area: 250.0 m2 Project Year: 2019 Photographs: Nicca Gade Christensen Read more ...

Mohr Life Resort / noa* network of architecture

Mohr Life Resort / noa* network of architecture

© Alex Filz Architects: noa* network of architecture Location: Lermoos, 6631 Lermoos, Austria Area: 430.0 m2 Project Year: 2018 Photographs: Alex Filz Read more ...

Olives original oil painting daily painting a painting a day

Olives original oil painting daily painting a painting a day

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Nude Female Figurative Fine Art Oil Painting "LA NUDE" by California Artist...

Nude Female Figurative Fine Art Oil Painting "LA NUDE" by California Artist Cecelia Catherine Rappaport

Nude Female Figurative Fine Art Oil Painting 24"x30"x1.5" Oil on Canvas Available HERE for purchase info. Visit to Read more ...