Art

Why We Need Museums Now More Than Ever
An art critic and the Met's former director make the case for objects in the digital age
December 17, 2014 10:17 AM

An art critic and the Met's former director make the case for objects in the digital age.

Are We Entering a New Age of Artistic Censorship in Europe?
December 10, 2014

There's an assumption threatening the arts: Only particular people can tell the story of particular experiences. 

Cut-Out of the Artist as a Young Man
MoMA's new Matisse exhibition is the must-see museum show in New York this fall
November 01, 2014

The Met's new Matisse exhibition is the must-see museum show in New York this fall.

Jewish History is Not Just About the Holocaust. Finally, a Museum Gets That.
"The last thing Poland needs is a Holocaust museum. … The whole country is a Holocaust museum.”
October 28, 2014

Finally, a museum gets that.

Curators as Kissingers: Can Museums Repair Diplomatic Relations?
October 17, 2014

Art can often reach places that politics cannot.

Gorgeous Vintage Sketches of Tolstoy and Your Other Favorite Authors
October 02, 2014

Amazing renderings of our most cherished literary figures.

Anne Sinclair: 'I Don’t Believe That the French Jews Are Fleeing'
September 29, 2014

"I don’t believe that the French Jews are fleeingit’s absolutely untrue"

I Am Sorry for My Hipster Generation's Utter Destruction of Culture
September 26, 2014

And has let it be overrun my talentless, irritating hipsters.

Liberals Are Killing Art
How the Left became obsessed with ideology over beauty
August 04, 2014

How the Left became obsessed with ideology over beauty.

What Andrew Wyeth Could Teach Modern Doctors About Practicing Medicine
The art of medicine is not so far from art
August 04, 2014

Andrew Wyeth rocketed to success after painting his sick, handicapped neighbor Christina.

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