WHAT TO DO THIS WEEKEND

Craft projects and gospel choirs.

‘THERE IS NO EVIL' REVIEW: CONDEMNED, ONE WAY OR ANOTHER

“There Is No Evil,” which won the Golden Bear at the Berlin International Film Festival last year, is one of the most kinetic films...

 
 
 

HALSTON ON NETFLIX: WILL WE ALL WANT TO WEAR IT SOON?

A new Netflix show could create the viral fashion trend of summer. Except the clothes play second fiddle to the divadom and drama.

WHAT TO KNOW ABOUT ‘SPIRAL' AND THE ‘SAW' FRANCHISE

Not sure if the new horror movie “Spiral: From the Book of Saw” is for you? Our primer will help you decide.

 
 
 

PERVIS STAPLES, WHO HARMONIZED WITH THE STAPLE SINGERS, DIES AT 85

He sang alongside his father and sisters as his family's gospel group achieved renown in the late 1950s and '60s.

CURTIS FULLER, POWERFUL VOICE ON JAZZ TROMBONE, IS DEAD AT 88

He was a fixture on the New York jazz scene since shortly after his arrival in 1957. He also made his mark as a composer.

 
 
 

STREAM THESE 5 ACTION FILMS NOW

This month's picks include the animated “New Gods: Nezha Reborn,” the neo-western “Pixie” and the fantastical “Super Me,” the crime...

COMFORT VIEWING: 3 REASONS I LOVE ‘THE NANNY'

The '90s sitcom starring Fran Drescher has caused a sartorial sensation since all six seasons arrived on HBO Max. It is also, the writer...

 
 
 

ON SPOTIFY, AN ARRANGED MARRIAGE BETWEEN MUSIC AND PODCASTS

Music-filled - and Spotify-exclusive - shows like “Black Girl Songbook” and “60 Songs That Explain the '90s” dance around copyright...

NICKI MINAJ REUNITES WITH LIL WAYNE AND DRAKE, AND 13 MORE NEW SONGS

Hear tracks by Olivia Rodrigo, Tony Allen, L'Rain and others.

 
 
 

A KEVIN SPACEY ACCUSER TRIED TO SUE ANONYMOUSLY. A JUDGE SAID NO

As sexual assault cases proliferate, judges must weigh accusers' requests for anonymity against the tradition of open courts and fairness...

REVIEW: A CHOREOGRAPHER LOOKS BACK ON HIS PANDEMIC YEAR

Stephen Petronio's virtual program, presented by the Joyce Theater, explores isolation, longing and legacy, but doesn't take those...

 
 
 

SARAH COLT ON WHY 2021 IS THE RIGHT TIME FOR A FILM ABOUT BILLY GRAHAM

The director's new two-hour installment of “American Experience,” on PBS, examines the rise of the man who was arguably most responsible...

THE CONDUCTOR WHO WHIPPED AMERICAN ORCHESTRAS INTO SHAPE

Toting a loaded gun on the podium, Artur Rodzinski turned ensembles into technical marvels in the 1930s and '40s.

 
 
 

THE BEATIFIC RE-EMERGENCE OF BEVERLY GLENN-COPELAND

A conversation about his winding path to a receptive, ready audience - and how music can be a bulwark against cynicism and trauma.

MODERN PORTRAIT OF GEORGE WASHINGTON DRAWS ATTENTION

A bored musician used Photoshop to depict a modern version the first president. A Washington biographer and an impersonator had thoughts...

 
 
 

WHAT TO KNOW ABOUT ‘SPIRAL' AND THE ‘SAW' FRANCHISE

Not sure if the new horror movie “Spiral: From the Book of Saw” is for you? Our primer will help you decide.

 
 
 

WHAT MAKES A GOOD CHINESE FATHER? IN A NEW NOVEL, IT'S COMPLICATED

In “My Good Son,” by Yang Huang, a Chinese father strives to offer his floundering son a better life. But is he actually being a good...

VISUALIZING ROBERT FROST'S SEMINAL POEM

The illustrator Sergio Garcia Sanchez embarks on the road not taken.

 
 
 



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 ...

Gable House / UA Lab

Gable House / UA Lab

Ahmedabad, Guyarat, India Project Year: 2020 Photographs: Inclined Studio Area: 387.0 m2 Read more ...

Autumn Patterns

Autumn Patterns

Autumn Patterns oil 18x18 inches Purchase info here. Sometime in October I had this idea of a still life from bird's eye view. With a tablecloth on the floor, I arranged... Read more ...

Impressionist Landscape Painting, Water,Stream "UP ON SCOFIELD PASS" by...

Impressionist Landscape Painting, Water,Stream "UP ON SCOFIELD PASS" by Painter of the American West, Nancee Jean Busse

11"x14" Acrylic on Canvas Board/Available $300.00 Read more ...

King Alfred and Fay Wray!

Here's another of my “Virtual Artist's Alley” commissions. Having just finished a big corporate job that took nearly 4 weeks to complete, I had to put everything on hold for... Read more ...

Adding Watercolor to Collagraph Prints

Adding Watercolor to Collagraph Prints

This is a post from Belinda Del Pesco's Art Blog Belinda Del Pesco . Can You add Watercolor to Collagraph Prints? Yes, you can, as long as the ink you used to print your... Read more ...

Geologic Abstract Fine Art Print "Rainbow Canyon" by Carol Nelson Fine Art

Geologic Abstract Fine Art Print "Rainbow Canyon" by Carol Nelson Fine Art

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Thomas Gainsborough. 18th century English portrait and landscape painter

Thomas Gainsborough. 18th century English portrait and landscape painter

Historical hottie du jour: Gainsborough Dupont. Took art lessons from his uncle Thomas Gainsborough, whose birthday is today.May 14, 1727. Thomas Gainsborough FRSA - 2 August... Read more ...

Put a candle in the window, Matt McCormick

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The last days of disco

Halston © Harry Benson The last days of disco Read more ...

Idaho Farmland

Idaho Farmland

"Idaho Farmland", 8 x 10 In, Oil, 2021 An image from one of my many trips through Idaho. View purchase information here. Please contact me if you have questions. Read more ...