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Sat, 19 Jan 2019 18:13:26 GMT

Jan 18, 2019 04:28PM

His Art, Their Ideas: Did Robert Indiana Lose Control of His Work?

Private text messages entered as evidence in a legal dispute raise new questions about whether the artist fully designed his final works.

Jan 18, 2019 05:05PM

To Get This Artist?s Message, You Have to Look Really Closely

With ?This Land,? David Opdyke melds art and environmental activism, hoping to inspire urgent changes in vision, one postcard, and viewer, at a time.

Jan 18, 2019 08:00AM

A Word With: Anne Hathaway Dares You Not to Look Away

She talks about playing a femme fatale in ?Serenity,? doing ?The Hustle? with Rebel Wilson, stealing the show in ?Ocean?s 8? and Hollywood?s echo chamber of men.

Jan 18, 2019 08:00AM

The Carpetbagger: Oscars Rewind: A Charming Win Filled With Drama and Rancor

Tatum O?Neal, clad in a mini-tuxedo, won over viewers when she was named best supporting actress in 1974, but family woes and a tainted competitor clouded the victory.

Jan 18, 2019 10:50AM

Ready for ?Glass?? Here?s What to Remember From ?Unbreakable? and ?Split?

M. Night Shyamalan?s ?Glass? completes an original superhero trilogy that began in 2000 with ?Unbreakable.? Need a refresher? We?ve broken down the basics.

Jan 18, 2019 05:17PM

R. Kelly Dropped by RCA Records After Documentary Furor

Kelly, once one of the biggest and most influential stars in pop music, has been dogged by accusations of sexual misconduct since the mid 1990s.

Jan 18, 2019 02:01PM

?Brooklyn Nine-Nine? Is Back, and Stephanie Beatriz Is Making the Most of It

The sitcom?s new life has offered new opportunities for growth for both the actress and her enigmatic character, the no-nonsense detective Rosa Diaz.

Jan 18, 2019 09:17AM

To Save the Sound of a Stradivarius, a Whole City Must Keep Quiet

A team in Cremona, Italy, wants to preserve every note from the world?s finest instruments before they become too fragile to play. But perfect recordings need silence. Lots of it.

Jan 17, 2019 02:00AM

Yalitza Aparicio of ?Roma? and the Politics of Stardom in Mexico

The film?s star was on her way to being a teacher when she landed the role. Now she?s part of a conversation about Indigenous people and inequality.

Jan 18, 2019 06:59AM

Maggie Rogers Went Viral. Then She Had to Become Herself Again.

She wowed Pharrell in an N.Y.U. class and held her own in a label bidding war. Now the 24-year-old singer and songwriter is making her first major artistic statement.

Jan 17, 2019 09:30AM

?Glass? Movie Review: A Nutty Ride With M. Night Shyamalan

In his enjoyable, messy sequel to ?Unbreakable? and ?Split,? Shyamalan joins together three adversaries in a world of ordinary terrors.

Jan 18, 2019 10:23AM

Critic?s Pick: Review: ?Ariadne,? the Most Operatic Opera, Bows in Cleveland

The elegant Cleveland Orchestra staged the Strauss work that reflects most sweetly and profoundly on its strange, irreplaceable art form.

Jan 18, 2019 07:51AM

Critic?s Pick: Review: Reckoning With Medical Betrayals ?Behind the Sheet?

Charly Evon Simpson?s quietly commanding play chronicles gynecological experimentation on American slave women in the antebellum South.

Jan 18, 2019 11:23AM

Critic?s Pick: Ansel Adams in a New Light

The National Parks are in partial shutdown. But America?s wilderness shines in a show at the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston that reveals how human intervention has changed purple mountains? majesty.

Jan 19, 2019 04:00AM

Profile: A South Carolina Judge Writes a Book About a Predecessor, an Unsung Giant of Civil Rights Law

When Richard Gergel was assigned to the same courtroom as J. Waties Waring, he vowed to ensure that, as Martin Luther King Jr. said, Waring would ?long be remembered.?

Jan 19, 2019 03:00AM

11 of Our Best Weekend Reads

The N.FL.?s obesity scourge. Who is MacKenzie Bezos? Portraits of the women of the 116th Congress. The gay penguins of Australia. And more.

Jan 18, 2019 11:00PM

What?s on TV Saturday: ?Brexit? and ?Fahrenheit 11/9?

Delve into fraught British affairs with ?Brexit? on HBO. Or stick to domestic politics with the documentary ?Fahrenheit 11/9? on Amazon Prime.

Jan 18, 2019 06:00PM

Walter Chandoha, Photographer Whose Specialty Was Cats, Dies at 98

A stray kitten appropriately named Loco started Mr. Chandoha on an unexpected career. By the time he died, he had taken some 90,000 cat pictures.

Jan 18, 2019 01:35PM

Popcast: Listening to Pop Music?s Class of 2019

From British punk-rap to 1970s-influenced country to morbid electronic pop, a guide to new artists to watch.

Jan 19, 2019 10:25AM

Gladys Knight, Ahead of Super Bowl Anthem Date, Criticizes Colin Kaepernick

The renowned soul singer said in a statement to Variety that it was ?unfortunate that our national anthem has been dragged into this debate.?

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