Art News

The high school students made “Escape,'' a film about a transgender teenager's journey to self-acceptance, to raise awareness about the struggles of transgender people.
Fri, Aug 18, 2017
Source: New York Times Art News
Netflix brings some familiar superheroes together for a singular purpose in its latest Marvel series. And two news programs investigate white supremacists in the United States.
Fri, Aug 18, 2017
Source: New York Times Art News
Thirty years after starring in the John Hughes movie “Some Kind of Wonderful,” she's starting a production studio in the Hudson Valley of New York.
Fri, Aug 18, 2017
Source: New York Times Art News
Our guide to cultural events in New York City for families with children and teenagers.
Fri, Aug 18, 2017
Source: New York Times Art News
Our guide to new art shows, and some that will be closing soon.
Fri, Aug 18, 2017
Source: New York Times Art News
Our guide to film series and special screenings.
Fri, Aug 18, 2017
Source: New York Times Art News
Our guide to dance performances.
Fri, Aug 18, 2017
Source: New York Times Art News
Our guide to stand-up, improv and variety shows.
Fri, Aug 18, 2017
Source: New York Times Art News
Letters from poet WB Yeats to his first love, and artwork by his brother, sisters and father will be auctioned at Sotheby'sA treasure trove of Yeats family material, including hundreds of passionate, rueful and philosophical letters from the poet William Butler to the first of his many loves, and the desk at which he wrote them, will go on public display for the first time in Dublin and London in September, before being sold in a Sotheby's auction in London.The sale will include books, paintings, furniture and personal possessions relating to all the members of the extraordinarily artistic family, whose lives and work were also woven into the history of 20th century Ireland. The material includes not just the letters from the Nobel laureate poet WB Yeats but also his hair brushes, many works by his painter brother Jack B Yeats, an important group by their artist father, John B Yeats, including family portraits and his last self-portrait, and original artworks and embroidery designs for the Cuala Press founded by the poet's sisters, Lolly and Lily, using skills they had learned at the Kelmscott Press founded by William Morris and from his textile artist daughter, May. Continue reading...
Fri, Aug 18, 2017
Source: The Guardian Art News
The author of “The Story of the Blues” and other books, he was a respected British architectural historian better known for his sideline as a student of black music.
Thu, Aug 17, 2017
Source: New York Times Art News
D'Angelo Lovell Williams has an impressive debut at Higher Pictures and Elaine Cameron-Weir's sculptures come to the New Museum.
Thu, Aug 17, 2017
Source: New York Times Art News
The architects Marion Weiss and Michael Manfredi display maps, photographs and an Italian flavor on their apartment walls.
Thu, Aug 17, 2017
Source: New York Times Art News
The first New York showing of all 57 illustrations that Maira Kalman dared to make for “The Elements of Style,” the primer on writing well.
Thu, Aug 17, 2017
Source: New York Times Art News
His rich baritone has been called the voice of choice for almost 1,400 pieces of literature, including “Crime and Punishment,” “The Corrections” and plenty of Stephen King.
Thu, Aug 17, 2017
Source: New York Times Art News
Many celebrities are in on the audiobook business. Here, readings from more than 20 of them.
Thu, Aug 17, 2017
Source: New York Times Art News