WHAT'S ON TV SUNDAY: ‘PORTRAIT OF A LADY ON FIRE' AND ‘BEEF HOUSE'

Watch a tender romance on Hulu, or try out a new sitcom from Tim Heidecker and Eric Wareheim.

MIKE LONGO, JAZZ PIANIST, COMPOSER AND EDUCATOR, DIES AT 83

Best known for his long association with Dizzy Gillespie, Mr. Longo, who died of the coronavirus, also led a big band and promoted...

 
 
 

RAY MANTILLA, PERCUSSIONIST WHO TRANSCENDED GENRES, DIES AT 85

He was adept at a range of instruments, particularly the congas and timbales, and he could make himself at home in almost any ensemble.

NO FAN OF SPORTS, A GRAPHIC NOVELIST LEARNS TO FOLLOW THE BOUNCING BALL

In “Dragon Hoops,” Gene Luen Yang intercuts the thrilling wins and crushing losses of one high school team with basketball's own turbulent...

 
 
 

A BOX OF SECRETS LED TO THE STORY OF HER FATHER'S PAINFUL WARTIME PAST

Ariana Neumann's father had nightmares and an ID card in a different name. In her memoir, “When Time Stopped,” she unspools the past...

HOW A COLLEGE FINAL BECAME A LESSON IN SURVIVAL

When Covid-19 struck, Stanford closed its classrooms. The novelist Daniel Mason turned his students' last assignment into an exercise...

 
 
 

WHAT'S ON TV SATURDAY: ‘CAPTAIN PHILLIPS' AND ‘FLY AWAY HOME'

A thriller starring Tom Hanks airs on SundanceTV. And a family drama with Jeff Daniels comes to Criterion.

BINGE THESE ONE-SEASON WONDERS

Many series that are canceled after one season probably shouldn't have been made in the first place. But others are taken from us all...

 
 
 

STUART GORDON, WHOSE FILMS REANIMATED HORROR, DIES AT 72

His low-budget movies, notably the cult favorite “Re-Animator,” combined grisly body horror with a mordant sense of humor.

LUCIA BOSÉ, WHOSE ACTING WAS INTERRUPTED BY MARRIAGE, DIES AT 89

She appeared in films by Antonioni and Buñuel before marrying the bullfighter Luis Miguel Dominguín, then resumed her career after...

 
 
 

WHAT IS THE ROLE OF CRITICISM IN A CRISIS?

The coronavirus pandemic has upended the world, and the arts are reeling. Pop music critics are asking hard questions.

IN TIME OF QUARANTINE, ZWIRNER SHARES ONLINE PLATFORM WITH SMALLER GALLERIES

Twelve New York galleries will each present two works by a single artist in Zwirner's digital viewing room.

 
 
 

THEY WERE MEANT TO BE THE SEASON'S BIG BOOKS. THEN THE VIRUS STRUCK

With stores temporarily shut down and other industry disruptions, some of the most anticipated titles of the spring are being pushed...

TURN THE LIVING ROOM INTO A STAGE: READ PLAYS OUT LOUD

It's a tradition this drama critic would highly recommend to those looking for ways to find magic in empty hours.

 
 
 

OVERLOOKED NO MORE: KATE WORLEY, A PIONEER WRITER OF EROTIC COMICS

Worley, who wrote Omaha the Cat Dancer, about a feline stripper, “injected a woman's point of view” that helped the comic stand out...

A BALLET SCANDAL GETS THE ‘SPECIAL VICTIMS UNIT' TREATMENT

The episode, “Dance, Lies and Videotape,” appeared to be ripped from the headlines of New York City Ballet.

 
 
 

NEW YORK PUBLIC LIBRARY FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS GETS NEW DIRECTOR

Jennifer Schantz, an executive at the New-York Historical Society, will lead the library, which is home to more than 8 million items...

MARK BLUM, A FAMILIAR FACE OFF BROADWAY, IS DEAD AT 69

Mr. Blum, who died of coronavirus complications, was also seen on Broadway; in “Crocodile Dundee” and other movies; and on numerous...

 
 
 

THE ULTIMATE BEETHOVEN SYMPHONY COLLECTION

Nine crucial works. The best recording of each.

11 OF OUR BEST WEEKEND READS

Courage inside a Brooklyn hospital. A husband's illness. Learning to swim. The survivors of Thalidomide. C.E.O.s are just like us -...

 
 
 



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 ...

Comfort in Context House / Chain10 Architecture & Interior Design Institute

Comfort in Context House / Chain10 Architecture & Interior Design Institute

Chain10 Architecture & Interior Design Institute Location: Kaohsiung City, Taiwan Project Year: 2019 Photographs: Qimin Wu Area: 280.0 m2 Read more ...

Environmental Fine Art Painting, Butterflies "Fields of Green" International...

Environmental Fine Art Painting, Butterflies "Fields of Green" International Abstract Realism Artist Arrachme

Fairies, Butterflies? Abstract contemporary acrylic on canvas. Let your imagination fly free. Green blended background refresh the promise of clear skies. 28"x22" Acrylic on... Read more ...

Environmental Fine Art Painting, Butterflies "Fields of Green" International...

Environmental Fine Art Painting, Butterflies "Fields of Green" International Abstract Realism Artist Arrachme

Fairies, Butterflies? Abstract contemporary acrylic on canvas. Let your imagination fly free. Green blended background refresh the promise of clear skies. 28"x22" Acrylic on... Read more ...

Contemporary Purple Iris, Floral Painting, Botanical Art “UNRESTRAINED

Contemporary Purple Iris, Floral Painting, Botanical Art “UNRESTRAINED

FRESH OFF THE EASEL 24"x24"x1/5/8" Acrylic on Canvas/Available Read more ...

Palette Knife, Abstract Painting, Contemporary Art on Canvas “Variations” By...

Palette Knife, Abstract Painting, Contemporary Art on Canvas “Variations” By Debra Hurd

FRESH OFF THE EASEL 16"x24" Palette Knife Oil Painting on Gallery Wrapped Canvas/Available Read more ...

Dead at 89, Lucia Bosé

Dead at 89, Lucia Bosé

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IC Residence / Reinach Mendonça Arquitetos Associados

IC Residence / Reinach Mendonça Arquitetos Associados

Reinach Mendonça Arquitetos Associados Location: São Paulo, State of São Paulo, Brazil Project Year: 2016 Photographs: Leonardo Finotti Area: 3746 ft2 Read more ...

Report from Melbourne: Urban sketching in the age of COVID-19

Report from Melbourne: Urban sketching in the age of COVID-19

[Guest post by Richard Aitken in Melbourne, Australia] Plato-I think it was-likened Mediterranean civilisations of the ancient and classical world to ‘frogs around a pond'... Read more ...

Tram Station Schwabinger Tor / Felix Fischer Architekten

Tram Station Schwabinger Tor / Felix Fischer Architekten

Felix Fischer Architekten Location: Munich, Germany Project Year: 2018 Photographs: Rainer Viertlböck Area: 2500.0 m2 Read more ...

A Letter From the Future for Artists

A Letter From the Future for Artists

Carroll Gardens, Brooklyn. Dear artists, writers, performers, and all you people who make things. I know this is a lot of information, so please bear with me. I am writing to... Read more ...