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The Best Student and Beginner Oil Paints for 2021-05-07 18:00:02If you purchase an independently reviewed product or service through a link on our website, we may receive an affiliate commission. Oil painting can b

Christie’s to Auction $17 M. Bellotto Landscape Poised 2021-05-07 17:51:02The painting is coming to auction after 50 years in private hands.

With a Focus on Artist Collectives, Tate Names 2021-05-07 16:54:38The winning collective will receive £25,000 (about $35,000) and will be announced in December.

Rarely Seen Catherine de’ Medici Portrait to Go 2021-05-07 16:42:37The rarely-seen work is now under public ownership.

After a Year of Isolation, Frieze New York 2021-05-07 16:16:59"The overall feeling is one of excitement, for being able to speak to people face-to-face about art again," one dealer said.

Street Art in the Age of Basquiat: Rammellzee 2021-05-07 16:14:08An interview with key figures from Jean-Michel Basquiat's downtown New York circle in the 1980s.

AnR Loves: Pilot’s Varsity Disposable Fountain Pen 2021-05-07 16:00:26Tipped with a laser-engraved, medium-width, stainless steel nib, the Pilot Varsity comes already filled and features an “advanced liquid ink fee

Antwaun Sargent’s Vision for the New Talent Issue 2021-05-07 15:36:40Sargent reflects on creating an issue of Art in America along with other Black writers and critics.

The Best Vine and Willow Charcoal for New 2021-05-07 14:00:49If you purchase an independently reviewed product or service through a link on our website, we may receive an affiliate commission. Softer than compre

Spirits Welcome: Beverly Buchanan at Andrew Edlin 2021-05-07 13:55:12During the six years since Beverly Buchanan’s first solo show at Andrew Edlin (she died in 2015, just after her debut there), the artist’s

Finish Your Pots with the Best Wood Rib 2021-05-06 18:00:39Rib tools are essential in the shaping of ceramic pieces, especially when you’re throwing them on a wheel. While silicone and rubber versions of

With His Collection of Americana, Alan Page Makes 2021-05-06 17:22:03A former NFL player and lawyer, he has bought artifacts evincing histories of racism.

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The Culture Shifters Who Are Shaping Our Future 2021-04-29 11:34:09Our annual list of artists, activists, entertainers and entrepreneurs who are changing the way we think about the world around us.

Janaya Future Khan Is Reinventing The Sunday Sermon 2021-04-29 11:27:58The activist is using Instagram to spur Black Lives Matter supporters into action.

Mandy Harris Williams Is Challenging You To #BrownUpYourFeed 2021-04-29 10:39:41The artist has been dissecting algorithm bias on social media, and she wants users — especially Black and brown people — to reclaim their

Emily Barker Wants Accessibility To Become The Norm 2021-04-29 10:37:37The Los Angeles-based model is building a career around making art and advocating for people with disabilities.

Jermaine Fowler Is Telling His Truth And Baring 2021-04-29 10:36:52The “Coming 2 America" actor’s path began on the stage with stand-up comedy. Now he’s starring alongside comedy greats.

Jasmyn Lawson Is Working To Get Iconic Black 2021-04-29 10:36:05The Netflix executive loves the intersection of internet and entertainment — and is finding ways to make sure Black audiences are being served t

Isaias Hernandez Is Educating The Masses About Veganism 2021-04-29 10:35:18With @QueerBrownVegan on Instagram, the 24-year-old environmental educator is guiding his followers toward a path of less food waste and more solution

Alok Is Pushing Art And Activism Beyond The 2021-04-29 10:31:24The nonbinary poet and activist has helped redefine the fashion industry by challenging heteronormative beauty standards.

Céline Semaan-Vernon Is Using Fashion To Spark Social 2021-04-29 10:30:11The advocate and designer is changing the way we think about fashion’s impact on the world around us.

TV Writer Cord Jefferson Is Challenging Audiences To 2021-04-29 10:27:28From "Succession" to "Watchmen," the Emmy Award-winning writer is changing the TV landscape — and empowering others to do the same.

Mariah Moore Is Fighting For Trans People In 2021-04-29 10:26:41The 32-year-old activist uses her political savvy and compassion to get trans and gender-nonconforming people in Louisiana the care they need.

Emilia Ortiz Is Providing Self-Care Practices — With 2021-04-29 10:24:06The Brooklyn-based mental health advocate is creating space on Instagram to honor the spirit of radical resistance and the collective healing of her A

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How Tina Turner Reclaimed Her Voice, Image and New! 2021-05-09 17:57:23How Tina Turner reclaimed her voice, her image and her spirituality.

Musicians Say Streaming Doesn’t Pay. Can the Industry New! 2021-05-09 17:37:09Services like Spotify and Apple Music pulled the business back from the brink. But artists say they can’t make a living. And their complaints ar

Former Dance School Comptroller Pleads Guilty in $1.5 New! 2021-05-09 17:34:29The former official, Sophia Kim, was a comptroller of the Kirov Academy of Ballet, a school founded in 1990 by the Rev. Sun Myung Moon.

S.N.L. Review: Elon Musk Says He Has Asperger’s, New! 2021-05-09 17:12:10The much-discussed Tesla and SpaceX executive took a self-deprecating approach, telling viewers, “I’m pretty good at running human in emul

Where Is Country Music Making Room for Women? New! 2021-05-09 16:45:36Nashville remains challenging for women artists. But some rising performers are breaking through on radio — and TikTok.

‘Scott and Andy and All the Boys’ Review: New! 2021-05-09 16:37:35Mike Daisey takes sluggish aim at juicy targets: the disgraced Broadway producer Scott Rudin and the New York governor, Andrew M. Cuomo.

Cirque du Soleil’s Return Could Be Its Most New! 2021-05-09 16:27:58After shuttering dozens of shows and shedding most of its work force, the vaunted Canadian circus faces an uphill struggle to bounce back.

‘Mary Stuart’ Review: A Battle Royal in a New! 2021-05-09 15:44:36With four actors and a contemporary setting, Bedlam offers an audacious, if half-baked, take on the Schiller play about the fate of Mary, Queen of Sco

Tawny Kitaen, Star of 1980s Music Videos, Dies New! 2021-05-09 13:56:40Ms. Kitaen gained fame for her carefree spirit and sultry dancing in music videos for bands like Whitesnake and Ratt and her role in the movie “

Review: A ‘Party in the Bardo’ for a New! 2021-05-09 13:38:04At the Park Avenue Armory, Laurie Anderson and Jason Moran gathered fellow artists to conjure a sonic environment haunted by the pandemic.

George Jung, Who Made Millions Smuggling Cocaine, Dies New! 2021-05-09 13:36:52Part of the Medellín drug cartel, he was imprisoned multiple times and was later played by Johnny Depp in the 2001 movie “Blow.”

Philharmonic Rethinks Significance of Bandwagon Concerts New! 2021-05-09 13:31:17With a focus on community partnerships, the orchestra’s Bandwagon 2 is traveling around New York City this month.

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This May, You'll Finally Be Able to See 2021-04-23 12:30:22Smithsonian announces the Zoo and seven museums open in May; here's our comprehensive list of what's on view and how to visit this spring

Three Craft Artists Explain How Art and Sustainability 2021-04-23 09:00:00Smithsonian’s prestigious annual craft show opens online April 24; the nation’s top artists gather in the spirit of optimism

What a Vintage Guidebook Taught Me About Oregon's 2021-04-22 07:00:00Our writer takes a quirky trip through Oregon, from a wilderness lodge to a Gilded Age saloon to a town hidden underground

The New Science of Motherhood 2021-04-22 07:00:00Through studies of fetal DNA, researchers are revealing how a child can shape a mom's heart and mind—literally

When Is Kente Cloth Worn and More Questions 2021-04-21 09:30:00You've got questions. We've got experts

Before He Wrote a Thesaurus, Roget Had to 2021-04-21 09:00:00At the dawn of the 19th century, the young Brit got caught in an international crisis while touring Europe

How the Associated Press Got Its Start 175 2021-04-21 07:00:00A newsworthy birthday for a venerable source of trusted reporting

Read Poems Left by Chinese Immigrants Arriving at 2021-04-20 15:39:08The primary mission of San Francisco's Angel Island Immigration Station was to better enforce the Chinese Exclusion Act of 1882 and other anti-Asian

An Exclusive Look at James Turrell's Visionary Artwork 2021-04-20 07:00:00In the American Southwest, the famed light-bending artist is putting the final touches on Roden Crater, his ambitious, mind-boggling masterpiece

Why Poetry Is Experiencing an Awakening 2021-04-16 14:40:20Celebrate the 25th Anniversary of April’s National Poetry Month with these workshops from the National Museum of African American History and Cu

How Do We Remember Selena? 2021-04-16 10:20:33On the anniversary of her 50th birthday, honoring the legacy of the first Tejana singer to top the U.S. Billboard charts with her Spanish-language alb

This Library in Brooklyn Is Home to the 2021-04-15 12:22:05With more than 50,000 sketchbooks, the Brooklyn Art Library in Williamsburg is still accepting submissions