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How Renoir Became a Leading Impressionist and Created New! 2021-02-25 16:42:02A guide to the artist's life, career, and famous works.

The Best Artists’ Crayons for Drawings and Mixed New! 2021-02-25 16:39:09If you purchase an independently reviewed product or service through a link on our website, we may receive an affiliate commission. Although crayons t

Beeple NFT Artwork Sells for $6.6 M. Ahead New! 2021-02-25 16:38:10According to the online marketplace, the work broke the record for a digital artwork at auction.

Seattle Art Museum, Yale Receive ‘Transformative’ Gifts of New! 2021-02-25 13:00:37The Friday Foundation also gave works to the Yale University Art Gallery.

Artist Robert Russell Discusses Memorializing Teacups and Their New! 2021-02-25 11:44:51The photorealist painter recently appeared on our "ARTnews Live" IGTV series.

The Best Rigid Portfolios for Protecting Your Works New! 2021-02-25 10:01:24If you purchase an independently reviewed product or service through a link on our website, we may receive an affiliate commission. Whether you’

$10 M. Picasso Portrait Unseen for Decades to New! 2021-02-25 10:00:47Picasso completed the portrait in the same year as his famed Guernica.

Alleged Putin Architect Talks, KAWS Show Opens at New! 2021-02-25 09:31:22Here's what we're reading this morning.

The Best Paper for Blending and Experimenting with Markers 2021-02-24 20:50:32Like paints, pastels, and other media, markers perform better on certain papers than on others. Sure, you could achieve a lovely design on a piece of

The Best Light Boxes for Detail-Oriented Work 2021-02-24 20:35:46A light box is one of the most useful tools you can have in your studio. Resembling a stripped-down tablet, these slim devices illuminate flat surface

Matthew Wong, Joy Labinjo, Vaughn Spann to Star 2021-02-23 16:28:06The sale, which is focused on emerging talents, is expected to generate $3.8 million.

The Best Hardbound Sketchbooks for Imaginative Explorations on 2021-02-23 16:03:26UPDATED (ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED JUNE 25, 2020 8:54 PM) If you purchase an independently reviewed product or service through a link on our website, we ma

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Israel’s Beaches Are Littered With Tar After Mysterious 2021-02-24 07:38:09The environmental damage is being called one of Israel’s worst ecological disasters in decades. “I feel like I want to cry,” said an

‘My Zoe’ Review: Julie Delpy’s Provocative Family Drama 2021-02-24 07:00:05The characters can be confoundingly self-involved, but Delpy finds unusual threads to pull you closer to them and their crises.

16 New Books to Watch For in March 2021-02-24 05:00:29Long-awaited novels from Kazuo Ishiguro, Imbolo Mbue and Viet Thanh Nguyen, a publishing-house caper, Stephen King’s latest and more.

Clown Princes: Eddie Murphy and Arsenio Hall on 2021-02-24 05:00:25The comic stars and longtime friends talk about their history together and their many, many roles in the original film and the new sequel.

He Planted a Bomb That Never Went Off. 2021-02-24 05:00:04“Tomorrow They Won’t Dare to Murder Us,” by Joseph Andras, revisits a thorny episode in the Algerian war of independence.

It’s Tom Stoppard’s World and We Don’t Live 2021-02-24 05:00:03The playwright David Ives reviews Hermione Lee’s latest biography, “Tom Stoppard,” which meticulously recounts an extraordinary life

Stephen Colbert Didn’t Realize America Had Been Canceled 2021-02-24 02:43:04“Although I’m not surprised — the last season was pretty unbelievable,” Stephen Colbert said of CPAC’s 2021 theme: &ldqu

The Union Moved. The Beloved Mosaic Mural Couldn’t. 2021-02-23 20:13:50The architect David Adjaye spurred a painstaking re-creation of a doomed artwork for its new home — and added a homage to the union’s plac

The Golden Globes’ Biggest Winner May Be the 2021-02-23 20:13:49Members of the tax-exempt Hollywood Foreign Press Association, which puts on the ceremony, are courted by stars and studios, and sometimes paid.

Finding Art Miles Away From the Expected 2021-02-23 18:58:51Hanne Tierney has made her FiveMyles gallery in Crown Heights, Brooklyn, both a beacon and an anchor for the neighborhood.

Douglas Turner Ward: A Lens on ‘Questions That 2021-02-23 17:20:15Samuel L. Jackson, David Alan Grier, Phylicia Rashad and others remember the Negro Ensemble Company founder.

Love Classical Music? Anthony Tommasini Recommends Contemporary Composers 2021-02-23 16:45:29The New York Times’s Culture editor has questions. Our chief classical music critic has answers.

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The Groundbreaking 1969 Craft Exhibit 'Objects: USA' Gets 2021-02-18 12:37:46More than 50 years later, the new show combines the works of 100 established and emerging artists

Polar Bears Live on the Edge of the 2021-02-18 11:39:21On Hudson Bay's frigid shores, scientists track the animals to better understand how the environment is shaping their chances of survival

A Quest to Return the Banjo to Its 2021-02-17 10:05:24The Black Banjo Reclamation Project aims to put banjos into the hands of everyday people

Why Martha Washington's Life Is So Elusive to 2021-02-17 07:00:00A gown worn by the first First Lady reveals a dimension of her nature that few have been aware of

The True History Behind 'Judas and the Black 2021-02-11 15:15:28Shaka King's upcoming film dramatizes Black Panther leader Fred Hampton's betrayal by an FBI informant

A Mardi Gras Like No Other Seeks to 2021-02-11 12:04:36The carnival season holds the possibility for renewal during the Covid-19 pandemic

How a Pioneering Ceramicist Is Using Pottery to 2021-02-11 11:17:32Jim McDowell, known to many simply as “the Black Potter,” is a ceramicist who specializes in a craft with deep connections to lost histori

Hear the Musical Sounds of an 18,000-Year-Old Giant 2021-02-10 14:00:00The shell was played for the first time in millennia after being rediscovered in the collections of a French museum

Celebrate Black History Month With These Free Virtual 2021-02-10 13:45:10From online exhibitions to panel discussions, here are more than a dozen events hosted by museums and other cultural institutions

How to Participate in the Lunar New Year 2021-02-10 10:02:27The Smithsonian American Art Museum and the Freer and Sackler Galleries host virtual events

Artist Julia Kwon Talks About Her Face Mask 2021-02-09 12:37:06Julia Kwon’s interactive art projects facilitate solidarity and community

An Eight-Story Fish Farm Will Bring Locally Produced 2021-02-09 08:30:00The massive indoor aquaculture facility is an effort to boost food security for the small island city-state


Former Producer Accuses KCRW Of Systemic Racism New! 2021-02-25 17:56:00Cerise Castle said in a podcast interview and on social media on Monday that her time at KCRW was “marked by microaggressions, gaslighting, and

More People Are Sending Nude Selfies Of Themselves. New! 2021-02-25 17:31:00As the pandemic forces relationships to be conducted remotely, more people than ever are resorting to the virtual exchange of intimacies. Last autumn,

Australia’s Big Festivals Have Thrived With International Stars. New! 2021-02-25 17:01:00Tasmania’s MONA FOMA festival last month saw a ‘hyperlocal’ approach to programming. Unable to draw headliners from around the world

Our Strained Conceptual Relationship With Squirrels New! 2021-02-25 16:29:00“It’s almost as though the existence of animals, and their various similarities to humans, constituted insults. Like a squirrel, I have ey

Remember The Concert Companion? (It’s Worth Remembering Why New! 2021-02-25 16:01:00Roland Valliere described the Concert Companion as similar to audio guides in art museums. “I was trying to do for symphony orchestras what audi

NYC Culture Jobs Down By Astonishing Two-Thirds In New! 2021-02-25 15:29:00Jobs in arts, entertainment and recreation fell by 66% last year from 2019, the largest decline among the city’s economic sectors, erasing a dec

Watch This AI Play Almost Any Piece Of New! 2021-02-25 14:33:00Created by Canadian-based Massive Technologies, the AI pianist is trained to listen to musical compositions and recreate them with virtual hands&mdash

Gov’t Shuts Down Hungary’s Last Independent Radio Station New! 2021-02-25 14:05:00“When the faithful listeners to Klubrádió, a talk radio station that has been a beacon of free speech in Hungary, tuned in last Mo

160 Public Confederate Symbols Were Taken Down In New! 2021-02-25 13:32:00In the group’s “Whose Heritage?” report, the Southern Poverty Law Center said that last year had been transformative, but that more

Whatever The Pandemic May Have Thrown At You, New! 2021-02-25 13:03:00“Over the past year, German has coined some 1,000-plus new terms endemic to the Now Times. … And that’s thanks to the language&rsqu

Claim: Once-Proud Glasgow School Of Art Now A New! 2021-02-25 12:33:00First there was the fire. “Since then, tragedy has turned to travesty and toxicity as a wall of silence coupled with multiple sackings has left

Daughter Of Israel’s Most Famous Author Accuses Him New! 2021-02-25 12:01:00In the opening lines of her new memoir, the second daughter of Amos Oz, Galia, wrote, “In my childhood, my father beat me, swore and humiliated