Two Prophets and an Angel 

Looking back at one of Raphael’s most compelling studies, on the 500th anniversary of his death

by Ingrid D. Rowland | Tuesday, June 02, 2020

If You Frame It Like That 

So much depends on the way a work is formatted

by Lincoln Perry | Monday, March 02, 2020


by Annie Dillard | Monday, March 02, 2020

Bronzes for the Ages 

The little-known genius of Bertoldo di Giovanni

by Ingrid D. Rowland | Monday, December 02, 2019

Alternate Universes

Quentin Tarantino has, over the course of his career, reimagined the art of filmmaking

by Jerome Charyn | Monday, December 02, 2019

Chalking It Up 

The ideas Michelangelo committed to paper were themselves glimpses of heaven

by Ingrid D. Rowland | Tuesday, September 03, 2019

Flights of Fancy

The TWA Terminal at JFK, long dormant and then threatened with demolition, is reborn as a hotel

by Eric Wills | Monday, June 03, 2019

The Fantastical Little Dyer

Few artists could match Tintoretto’s mastery of color and form—or his sense of playfulness

by Ingrid D. Rowland | Monday, March 04, 2019

The Sound of Evil

How did classical music in movies and television become synonymous with villainy?

by Theodore Gioia | Monday, March 04, 2019

Come to the Cabaret

Remembering Mabel Mercer, whose voice was intimate and wise

by Willard Spiegelman | Monday, December 03, 2018
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