"THE MEANING OF MARIAH CAREY": 7 TAKEAWAYS FROM HER MEMOIR

In “The Meaning of Mariah Carey,” the singer and songwriter opens up about abuse, infidelity, racism, Derek Jeter and much more.

GLIMPSES OF THE ISOLATED COMMUNITIES ALONG A REMOTE SIBERIAN RIVER

Once a vast prison ground for political exiles, the banks of the Ket River are now home to a range of solitary settlements.

 
 
 

WHAT'S ON TV THIS WEEK: ‘SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE' AND THE FIRST PRESIDENTIAL DEBATE

Chris Rock hosts the return of “Saturday Night Live,” President Trump and Joe Biden face off in their first debate and Jimmy Stewart...

‘FARGO' SEASON 4 PREMIERE RECAP: A HISTORY OF VIOLENCE

The new season, starring Chris Rock and Jason Schwartzman, moves to the criminal underworld of Kansas City in 1950, a furnace in which...

 
 
 

A NEW ZWIRNER GALLERY WITH AN ALL-BLACK STAFF

The megadealer David Zwirner has hired Ebony L. Haynes to run a new commercial gallery.

TWO OF-THE-MOMENT MONOLOGUES AND A MULTITUDE OF KARENS

One-woman plays by Tracy Thorne and Eliza Bent explore the problems of white power and privilege - and how people who say the right...

 
 
 

TONY TANNER, WHO BROUGHT ‘JOSEPH' TO BROADWAY, DIES AT 88

A versatile writer and actor as well as a director, he was also Littlechap in a film version of “Stop the World, I Want to Get Off.”

LIVE, URGENT, BUT WITH A SLIGHTLY RECYCLED FEEL

The British dance company Rambert livestreams a new choreographic work by Wim Vandekeybus.

 
 
 

THE TECHNICAL STARS WHO HELP PULL OFF A CHRISTOPHER NOLAN NARRATIVE

In films like “Memento” and “Inception,” the director's time shifts and intricate action require careful calibration by editors, stunt...

PANIC! AT THE DISCO'S FLOURISHES WEREN'T JUST DRAMATIC. THEY WERE THEATER

A look back at the band's 15-year-old debut, “A Fever You Can't Sweat Out,” a commercial success that simultaneously satirized and...

 
 
 

IN A BOOK ABOUT TRAUMA, SHE HOPES TO SHOW WHAT SURVIVAL LOOKS LIKE

Fariha Róisín has been working on her debut novel, “Like a Bird,” for 18 years, a process she says has been key to her own healing.

3 ILLUSTRATED NOVELS WITH ANIMAL MAGNETISM

With nods to “Winnie the Pooh,” “The Wind in the Willows,” “Frog and Toad” and “Charlotte's Web,” three animal-centric novels help...

 
 
 

HOW TO MAKE D.I.Y. CROWS FOR HALLOWEEN

Spooky birds are perfect décor for the season and can be created from your paper and some household items.

 
 
 

HOW TO KNOW THE RISKS OF VISITING MUSEUMS AND MOVIE THEATERS

Cultural attractions are reopening across the country. If you decide to see a film or take in an exhibit, know the risks and take precautions.

 
 
 

MICHAEL LONSDALE, A BOND VILLAIN AND MUCH MORE, DIES AT 89

He was best known to many as Hugo Drax in “Moonraker.” But he also worked with a Who's Who of directors including Truffaut, Spielberg...

THIS BASKETBALL-LOVING POET RESISTS CATEGORIZATION

Fresh off the success of his play “Barber Shop Chronicles,” Inua Ellams has a new book out, “The Half God of Rainfall,” about a son...

 
 
 

FAKE GUNS, FICTIONAL BATTLES, REAL UNIFORMS: INSIDE THE IMMERSIVE WORLD OF MILSIM

Veterans, gamers, history buffs and gun enthusiasts are shelling out to take part in military simulations.

DELAY OF PHILIP GUSTON RETROSPECTIVE DIVIDES THE ART WORLD

“Philip Guston Now” has become Philip Guston in 2024, after four museums postponed an artist's show that includes Klan imagery.

 
 
 



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 ...

Albert Park Office and Depot / Harrison and White + Archier

Albert Park Office and Depot / Harrison and White + Archier

Harrison and White Location: Albert Park VIC 3206, Australia Project Year: 2019 Photographs: Peter Bennetts Area: 1585.0 m2 Read more ...

Abstract Oil Painting, Expressionism, Contemporary Art for Sale, "Reaction...

Abstract Oil Painting, Expressionism, Contemporary Art for Sale, "Reaction" by Texas Artist Debra Hurd

20"x24"x.75" Oil on Canvas/Available Read more ...

Alonso House / Sebastian Arquitectos

Alonso House / Sebastian Arquitectos

Sebastian Arquitectos Location: Calle Badajoz, 7, 50014 Zaragoza, Spain Project Year: 2019 Photographs: Irene Ruiz Bazán Area: 90.0 m2 Read more ...

ZJA Unveils "Dune Landscape" and New Landmark for the Belgian Coast

ZJA Unveils "Dune Landscape" and New Landmark for the Belgian Coast

Courtesy of Nautilus Consortium Amsterdam-based architecture firm ZJA has unveiled the winning proposal for a new architectural landmark and "dune landscape" along the Belgian... Read more ...

Metal Profiles Coated with Wood Veneers: 7 Options for Applying them to...

Metal Profiles Coated with Wood Veneers: 7 Options for Applying them to Architecture

AluSiding. Image Cortesia de Technowood For many, the aesthetics of wood are powerfully enchanting. With a huge diversity of species and innumerable variations in colors... Read more ...

Guy Anderson, Another Pacific Northwest "Mystic" Painter

Guy Anderson, Another Pacific Northwest "Mystic" Painter

Guy Anderson (1906-1998) was one of the four Seattle area painters famously featured in a 1953 Life Magazine article. I wrote about them here. More information regarding... Read more ...

6 Small Scale Projects with Large Social Impact

6 Small Scale Projects with Large Social Impact

Story Pod Library / Atelier Kastelic Buffey. Image: © Shai Gil The field of architecture has the potential to influence human relations in countless ways through the built... Read more ...

The Wild Ones

The Wild Ones

Wild Sunflowers9" x 12"Arches Watercolor PaperAvailable at $20 plus $10 shipping. Wild Irises9" x 12"Arches Watercolor PaperAvailable at $20 plus $10 shipping. More... Read more ...

Dearborn Reds: 1952

Dearborn Reds: 1952

"1952 Ford Customline Tudor Sedan." As opposed to the "Fordor" sedan, which had two Mordors. Color transparency from the Ford Motor Co. photographic archives. View full size. Read more ...

Greenery Curtain House / HGAA

Greenery Curtain House / HGAA

Mao Khe, Quang Ninh, Vietnam Project Year: 2019 Photographs: Duc Nguyen Area: 400.0 m2 Read more ...