Dodie Kazanjian, a Newport, R.I., native who covers the art world for Vogue, has invited four artists to create works in three historic institutions.
A new interactive work by the choreographer Jody Oberfelder, “The Brain Piece,” asks: Do thoughts come from the body?
In Germany, a sampling of artworks owned by Cornelius Gurlitt, many suspected of having been looted by the Nazis, will be displayed this fall in Europe.
The newest Transformers film, “Transformers: The Last Knight,” dominated China’s box office last week, grossing $126 million in its first three days and marking the fourth-biggest opening in Chine
“Baby Driver,” a new vehicular-action-thriller-jukebox-musical-romance from the British writer-director Edgar Wright, is almost as entertaining as it is hyphen-depleting. This is movie craftsmansh
The painting is coming back to New York for an exhibition opening in March.
The foundation of Mr. Cohen and his wife, Alexandra, donated the money to the museum’s capital campaign, and a gallery will be named for them.
Burning rubber and hot licks help propel this action movie about a getaway driver named Baby, played by Ansel Elgort. Edgar Wright directed.
British supermodel Kate Moss has been stripped down and immortalized as a naked, armless mannequin in an advant-garde sculpture titled "MILF," which
From some classic comedies to a beloved animation series, these are some titles worth catching before they leave.
Little gestures accumulate to form bigger pictures, all heightened by the vastness of the cosmos.
This week, hundreds of film professionals around the world will receive their industry’s equivalent of Willy Wonka’s Golden Ticket: an invitation to join the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sci
Mr. Leno, the former “Tonight Show” host, explains why he performs over 200 stand-up shows a year, and discusses the challenges of political joke-telling.
Artists do all sorts of heavy lifting, often in ways that we least expect. Case in point: the muscular paintings on view at Chimento Contemporary.
Los Angeles-based cartoonist Matt Furie says he intends to resurrect the Pepe the Frog character he killed off last month, in what appeared to be a
Beijing, June 27, IRNA – Islamic Republic News Agency (IRNA) and Japan’s Kyodo News Agency signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to broaden their professional cooperation.
Oxford Dictionaries is keeping a close eye on a term that describes someone who rapidly gains and inevitably loses the internet’s intense love.
Canadian smash Come From Away won four prizes at the Dora Mavor Moore Awards on Monday, including best production in the musical theatre category.
Her first acquisition, by the debut novelist Fatima Farheen Mirza, follows an Indian-American family.
JW Marriot has hosted the final of beauty contest " "Miss and Mister of the Caucasus – Azerbaijan", organized by Azerbaijan office of World Beauty Congress.
Baku will host the first ever "Supermodel Azerbaijan" contest, organized by the MUSE and the World Beauty Congress (WBC). The winner will compete in the international competition "Supermodel Internat
Every Tuesday, people gather at the Adega Rio Douro in Porto to sing a form of traditional Portuguese music. The restaurant welcomes retired professional singers and amateurs, accompanied by classical
The “Late Show” host clarified some remarks he’d made during a visit to Russia.
Azerbaijani singer Emil Kadirov dedicated a concert in Moscow to the memory of Muslim Magomayev. The concert titled "Love, you are friend with hate" was held in the "Gradsky Hall", Report. az reported
YARAT Contemporary Art Space invites everyone to attend the next event within “Meet the artist” project .
The premiere of the operetta Prisoner of the Caucasus by Rauf Hajiyev, the prominent Azerbaijani composer, was held in Karaganda, Kazakhstan.
Johnny Depp could face perjury charges in Australia after the deputy prime minister threatened Tuesday to unleash a new chapter in a pet dog case dubbed the "war on terrier"
SERIES America's Got Talent Auditions continue. 8 p.m. NBC The Story of China This new episode of the documentary series looks at the achievements of the Song dynasty, creators of a Chinese Rena
Mr. Ryden developed a passion for photography during breaks abroad as a flight attendant, and became a full-time naturalist and animal-rights advocate.
A world famous street art project has made its way to Calgary to appear in seven of the city's most recognizable locations, a new one each day, until
Fuku chicken sandwiches, David Burke’s cheesecake lollipops and French pastries are among the snacks for sale at Lincoln Center this summer.
“The Art of Death” chronicles the death of the author’s mother, as well as the ways other writers, from Tolstoy to Didion, have treated the end of life.
The French Institute Alliance Française has unveiled its lineup for the 11th edition of the festival, which returns Sept. 6 through Oct. 15.
A man who lost his family in a plane crash funnels his grief and despair into a quest for revenge.
We caught up with Mr. Perry to talk about Brexit, making art for new audiences and the kind of work he hopes young people will strive to create.
Mrs. Malaprop misspeaks outdoors when New York Classical Theater brings a lighthearted comedy of manners to Central Park.
This ragged but high-spirited musical adaptation of Henry Fielding’s “Tom Jones” stars Evan Ruggiero, who lost most of his right leg to cancer.
A production pairing Giovanni Battista Pergolesi’s “Stabat Mater” and Vivaldi tries to add dramatic coherence to works of more abstract emotion.
Women and minority actors and stage managers are getting fewer jobs and often wind up in lower-paying shows, according to a new study by Actors’ Equity.
An anthology series based on hip-hop songs is an audacious idea, but the voice goes missing.
A strangely entrancing new work explores a mysterious audio recording, and recreates a moment in the life of a 1950s Long Island family.
Vancouver-based superfan Hannah McGregor — who hosts the Harry Potter-themed podcast "Witch, Please" — says the series has made an indelible mark.
The legendary songstress Aretha Franklin has postponed her Canada Day show in Toronto until next year.
Canadian actors acknowledge they have trouble hearing their own accents while working in the U.S., but even a single word pronounced the wrong way is
A court in Madrid ruled that the examination of Dalí’s corpse was the only way to resolve a woman’s claim that she is the Surrealist painter’s daughter.
Daniel H. Weiss has sold a book about America’s experience in the Vietnam era to Public Affairs, he confirmed Monday. He became the museum’s top official this month.
As one enters one’s mid-30s, the usual feeling at music festivals is some variation of “I’m getting way too old for this.” Sometimes, like when walking into the EDM revelry at Electric Daisy Carni
Facebook is starting production on high-quality television series and gaming shows to be broadcast on its platform, one of the social media giant's executives said on Monday.
In a sign of rising labor tensions, SAG-AFTRA is seeking a strike authorization from its members as it continues to negotiate a new three-year contract with the major studios. The actors’ union sa
The organization’s workshop, which has been influential since its founding in the early 1970s, has an opportunity to engage a broader audience.
The French actor Arnaud Valois was content with his decision to quit acting. Now he finds himself a breakout star.
Nintendo has announced the Super NES Classic console, a miniaturized version of its 16-bit console from the 1990s and a followup to last year's wildl
The publicists for Bill Cosby say they had been misunderstood and that his upcoming talks will actually be about his legacy.
The 20-year-old singer’s second album debuted at the top of the chart thanks to stronger sales numbers as a full album.
Belgrade, June 26, IRNA – Head of the Islamic Culture and Communications Organization Abuzar Ebrahimi Torkaman on Monday congratulated Mustafa Alish Hadji, the grand mufti and leader of Muslims in Bu
Alexander Angnaluak from Kugluktuk, Nunavut drew his colourful interpretation of a traditional narwhal story and it struck gold.
A Spanish judge has ordered the remains of artist Salvador Dali to be exhumed following a paternity suit by a woman.
Remy Ma has ended rival Nicki Minaj's seven-year winning streak at the 2017 BET Awards, a show highlighted by '90s R&B and groups popular in that dec
The Washington Legislature faces a Friday deadline on state budget and education negotiations. Much of their work has been done in secret: Citizens will get little time to review any agreement.
In the midst of donning his first Calgary Flames jersey Monday, Travis Hamonic hadn’t even tugged No. 24 all the way on when he instinctively sprang into beast mode. “Should I do up the (fighting)
Michael Bublé returns to the spotlight this week during a visit to Ottawa to pick up the National Arts Centre Award as part of the 25th-anniversary edition of the Governor General’s Performing Arts Aw
Exciting news for SNL fans! Alec Baldwin said in an interview with CNN Tuesday that he plans to return to “Saturday Night Live” next season for another round of Donald Trump impersonations. &
Stephen Colbert made plenty of headlines once he revealed that he was in Russia, trolling President Trump in the process and allegedly garnering some attention from several different intelligence agen
A Los Angeles judge threw out a man’s drug conviction Tuesday and granted him a new trial, ruling that his attorney should have acted on information that raised questions about the credibility of
A teenage boy died Tuesday morning after a fire erupted inside a converted garage where he and three other people lived, officials said. The blaze was reported at 8:47 a.m. inside a detached garag
Authorities are investigating possible hate crimes at two mosques in the Sacramento Valley during Ramadan over the weekend. The first incident was reported Friday night at the Islamic Center of Da
Los Angeles Police Chief Charlie Beck said Tuesday that investigators have identified additional cadets who may have taken rides in stolen police cars, part of an ongoing scandal involving the LAP
No two ways about it: The University of Washington’s new study of the jobs effect of Seattle’s higher minimum wage spells trouble for supporters of minimum wage increases. That’s not merely becaus
A fast-moving wildfire that has scorched 5,800 acres of rugged terrain just south Beaumont in Riverside County was 20% contained late Tuesday morning as firefighters battled the flames with air dr