WITNESSING PERU'S ENDURING, IF ALTERED, SNOW STAR FESTIVAL

Rising temperatures and melting glaciers have changed key aspects of the age-old Peruvian festival of Qoyllur Rit'i. Still, the celebrations...

CAN FASHION PHOTOGRAPHY SURVIVE THE PANDEMIC?

Glossy magazines are going digital. Brands are shutting down. The fantasy images of women in ball gowns with elephants may soon be...

 
 
 

WHAT'S ON TV THIS WEEK: ‘THIS IS US' AND ‘THE HAUNTING'

The NBC family drama returns, the classic haunted-house horror airs on TCM and Snoop Dogg presents at the BET Hip Hop Awards.

‘FARGO' SEASON 4, EPISODE 6 RECAP: BLOOD FOR BLOOD

The Cannon-Fadda conflict reached the point of no return, despite the seemingly endless monologues.

 
 
 

‘DEAR EVAN HANSEN' AND ‘LEOPOLDSTADT' PICK UP OLIVIER AWARDS

Sam Tutty, Sharon D. Clarke and Andrew Scott are among the actors to triumph at the coronavirus-delayed awards, the British equivalent...

‘SCHOOL FOR WIVES' REVIEW: THE ENCHANTMENT IS VISUAL

Grooming a naïve maiden to be an obedient bride is bound to fail, or at least be sorely tested, when Molière spins the love story.

 
 
 

‘JQA' REVIEW: FICTIONAL HISTORY THAT RESONATES TODAY

In Aaron Posner's play, there is more than one John Quincy Adams, but only one way to ensure that American democracy endures.

THESE SISTERS HAVE TRANSFORMED THE PIANO DUO

Katia and Marielle Labèque have been playing, and enlarging, the two-piano repertory for over 50 years.

 
 
 

2 NEW BOOKS ANSWER KIDS' PRE-ELECTION QUESTIONS

A review in comics format helps inquisitive young citizens learn how we choose who runs our country.

HOW MATTHEW WARCHUS GENERATED ‘HEAT' IN AN EMPTY THEATER

London's Old Vic has sold 30,000 tickets to three livestreamed shows, with more to come. “There's a huge appetite out there,” said...

 
 
 

THE BALLET PHOTO-SHARING SCANDAL ENTERS A NEW PHASE IN COURT

The former New York City Ballet dancer who sent intimate photos of his girlfriend to others presents himself as a victim in a new court...

JACK REACHER WORKS ALONE. THAT DOESN'T MEAN HIS AUTHOR HAS TO

With “The Sentinel,” the action-packed new Reacher novel, Lee Child collaborates with his younger brother, Andrew Child, who will take...

 
 
 

‘S.N.L.' SPOOFS THE FINAL DEBATE AND ADELE SINGS

Alec Baldwin and Jim Carrey returned to their roles as Donald Trump and Joe Biden in a “Saturday Night Live” parody of Thursday's face-off...

 
 
 

HOW TO ATTEND BLACK-TIE GALAS FROM HOME

Many fancy fundraisers have moved online and are offering low-price or free tickets for virtual attendees.

HOW TO GROW A HYDROPONIC GARDEN

It's getting cold out there. Take your pandemic gardening inside.

 
 
 

THINGS TO DO THIS WEEK

It's Halloween week and treats abound, from oysters to ballet to a Sam Smith concert.

A BEAUTIFUL DAY FOR A LIST: HOW WE CHOSE 50 EXAMPLES OF PBS'S IMPACT

We asked nearly two dozen writers for nominations. Many of their odes to classic comedies and iconic documentaries were personal. That...

 
 
 

JERRY JEFF WALKER, WHO WROTE AND SANG ‘MR. BOJANGLES,' DIES AT 78

He never had a Top 40 pop hit. But his best-known composition became an enduring standard, and he became a mainstay of the outlaw country...

EDITH O'HARA, A FIXTURE OF OFF OFF BROADWAY, DIES AT 103

The theater she founded, the 13th Street Repertory Company, has been an eclectic presence on the New York scene for almost half a century.

 
 
 



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 ...

Street Scene Cityscape, Rainy City, Fine Art Oil Painting ”Morning Rain” by...

Street Scene Cityscape, Rainy City, Fine Art Oil Painting ”Morning Rain” by Texas Artist Debra Hurd

FINE ART PRINTS OF THIS PIECE ARE AVAILABLE HERE Commissions Welcome Learn more about commissioning a painting HERE . Visit to Read more ...

Mixed Media Abstract Painting, “Gemstone 30 by Carol Nelson Fine Art

Mixed Media Abstract Painting, “Gemstone 30 by Carol Nelson Fine Art

6"x6"x.1.5" Mixed Media on Canvas/Available $100 Read more ...

Contemporary Colorado Landscape Painting, Fine Art Oil Painting “Upper Lake...

Contemporary Colorado Landscape Painting, Fine Art Oil Painting “Upper Lake Trail” by Colorado Contemporary Fine Artist Jody Ahrens

Submit The foot trail to Upper Lake is an adventure in itself as it twists and turns up a steep hillside through deep pines, past wildflower meadows. Each lake in this remote... Read more ...

Contemporary Colorado Landscape Painting, Fine Art Oil Painting “Upper Lake...

Contemporary Colorado Landscape Painting, Fine Art Oil Painting “Upper Lake Trail” by Colorado Contemporary Fine Artist Jody Ahrens

Submit The foot trail to Upper Lake is an adventure in itself as it twists and turns up a steep hillside through deep pines, past wildflower meadows. Each lake in this remote... Read more ...

Abstract Art, Mixed Media, Contemporary Painting, “Gold Horizon”by Texas...

Abstract Art, Mixed Media, Contemporary Painting, “Gold Horizon”by Texas Contemporary Artist Sharon Whisnand

Hand painted papers, acrylic, hot glue and gold paint. Somewhat less "bling" than the rest in the series. 10"x12"x.5" Acrylic and Paper on Watercolor Paper Panel/Framed-Available Read more ...

Sony a7C Images Appear “More or Less Identical” to Those Taken on a7 III

Sony a7C Images Appear “More or Less Identical” to Those Taken on a7 III

Imaging Resource , one of the most reputable camera testing organizations online, today released its sample gallery for the Sony a7C. After comparing the images to the same... Read more ...

Contemporary Art, Abstract Seascape, Original Watercolor Painting "GOIN'...

Contemporary Art, Abstract Seascape, Original Watercolor Painting "GOIN' SURFIN'" by Contemporary Artist Lou Jordan

11"x14" Watercolor on Yupo/Available Read more ...

Concrete Phrontistery / Tarik Zoubdi Architecte + Moubir Benchekroun Architect

Concrete Phrontistery / Tarik Zoubdi Architecte + Moubir Benchekroun Architect

Moubir Benchekroun Architect architects: Tarik Zoubdi Architecte Location: El Yadida, Morocco Project Year: 2020 Photographs: Alessio Mei Area: 4382.0 m2 Read more ...

Twenty Projects Named Finalists for the 2020 Oscar Niemeyer Award in Latin...

Twenty Projects Named Finalists for the 2020 Oscar Niemeyer Award in Latin American Architecture

© Eron Costin / Estúdio 41 The judges for the Oscar Niemeyer Award , one of the most prestigious of its kind in the realm of Latin American architecture, have announced the 20... Read more ...

Beyond Face Value of Face Brick: Thin Brick, Fire Resistance, and Aesthetics

Beyond Face Value of Face Brick: Thin Brick, Fire Resistance, and Aesthetics

Endicott Face Brick. Image Courtesy of Endicott You probably see brick on a daily basis, whether it's structuring a building, paving the road, or perhaps serving as a fireplace... Read more ...