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The Guggenheim Museum is highlighting the work of some of the visionaries who shaped its collection, using the occasion to note immigrants’ contributions to American art weeks after the U.S. president
Angelina Jolie is keeping it family-friendly as, in the course of promoting her new movie set in Cambodia, she finally answers some questions about her pending divorce from Brad Pitt. Key words in
Emily King, a Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter, performed songs from her latest album, “The Switch,” for The New York Times and answered online audience questions.
Joseph, an indie-folk band of three sisters, performed at Electric Lady Studios in New York for The New York Times and answered online audience questions.
Oscar week is here, which means Hollywood’s attention is more focused on gold statuettes than new movies opening at the multiplex. But Sunday’s star-studded gala at the Dolby Theatre won’t necessa
In 1700s Austria, a man loves a traveler who can’t stay in his village because she is Jewish. This play’s parallels with current concerns ring clear.
Carter wrote some of the 20th century’s unforgettable first sentences, and her novel “Nights at the Circus” was named the best of James Tait Black Prize winners.
This Joyce season, titled “Sacred/Profane,” shows that the Martha Graham Dance Company’s only repertory worth watching is by her, and the older the better.
Conor Oberst, a singer-songwriter known for his work with the group Bright Eyes, performed for The New York Times and answered online audience questions.
Nico Muhly, a composer and keyboardist, and Teitur, a Faroese singer-songwriter, previewed their album, “Confessions," live for The New York Times and answered online audience questions.
Leslie Odom Jr., one of the original actors in "Hamilton: An American Musical," performed for The New York Times and answered online audience questions.
Hollywood movies lit up China’s box office last week with Paramount’s “xXx: Return of Xander Cage” leading the way, followed by the award-winning musical “La La Land.” The action thriller, starrin
One sign of a would-be classic album: Brandi Carlile’s “The Story” went gold last month — a decade after its release. Another indicator? The Americana singer and songwriter’s breakout long-player
Today in Entertainment: Seth Meyers and Stephen Colbert harpoon Trump's Sweden gaffe Feb. 21, 2017, 10 a.m. With the Oscars around the corner and much of Hollywood still focused on the twists and
David Cassidy is suffering from memory loss due to dementia, he says, and will stop touring to focus on his personal life.  “I was in denial, but a part of me always knew this was coming,” the 66-
Vince Staples, “BagBak” (Def Jam). The smart, agile Long Beach rapper seems to float across the futuristic synth bars on his new track. Staples, who is only 23, has been on a thrilling run since h
Tehran, Feb 21, IRNA – During the first excavation season, the underground rock-cut architecture of Tappeh Qaleh was discovered in Robat Aghaj Village in Khomeyn, in Markazi province.
The letter, written by PEN America, reads in part: “Vibrant, open intercultural dialogue is indispensable in the fight against terror and oppression.”
Today in Entertainment: Donald Glover will play Simba in live action 'Lion King'; Late-night mocks Trump press conference Feb. 21, 2017, 8:11 a.m. Between Adele's wins, Beyonce's show-stopping per
The Renaissance master abandoned work on the “Risen Christ” after he found an imperfection in the marble. The statue will be on view at the National Gallery from March 15 to June 25.
The Renaissance master abandoned work on the “Risen Christ” after he found an imperfection in the marble. The statue will be on view at the National Gallery from March 15 to June 25.
Today in Entertainment: Donald Glover will play Simba in live action 'Lion King'; Late-night mocks Trump press conference Feb. 21, 2017, 8:11 a.m. Between Adele's wins, Beyonce's show-stopping per
Denham Jolly is the man behind Flow 93.5 and in his new memoir, In the Black: My Life, he looks back at life in Canada in the '50s and the discrimina
This year's Oscars is filled with projects fuelled by passion and deeply held personal visions that prevailed over skepticism, funding troubles, and
An operation may have seemed routine, but Dr. John Ryan, a medical historian and retired surgeon, said this was major surgery “in a very sick person.”
The chart-topping Toronto rapper recently gave fans a sneak peek of his new digs on Instagram, posting an overhead photo of the mansion-in-progress.
The news is good but not great. Women and minorities have made modest gains in front of and behind the camera but remain significantly underrepresented as leading actors in films, as TV show creat
The news is good but not great. Women and minorities have made modest gains in front of and behind the camera  but remain significantly underrepresented as leading actors in films, as TV show crea
Afag Abbasova, a soloist of Azerbaijan Opera and Ballet Theatre will perform on the stage of Belarus National Academic Big Opera and Ballet Theatre on February 25, Trend Life reported.
YARAT Contemporary Art Space is proud to introduce a new programme “Meet the artist” which will help art lovers to get closer to various mediums and techniques used by contemporary artists.
A book "Arshin mal alan - 100" was published with the support of the Ministry of Culture and Tourism, dedicated to the creativity of great composer Uzeyir Hajibeyli, Trend Life reported.
“Jackie,” starring Natalie Portman, and Disney’s “Moana” are streaming online. And PBS airs an “American Masters” documentary about Maya Angelou.
The 2017 edition of the Ottawa Bluesfest music festival is bringing some big names to the capital who have been away for a long time or will be playi
Former teen idol David Cassidy, 66, said on Monday he was suffering from dementia, a day after weekend performances in California in which he forgot
As Iraqi forces fight to take Mosul back from Daesh (ISIS) archaeologists trained by the British Museum are preparing for another battle: trying to save what they can of the city’s heritage.
The Claremont Review of Books published “The Flight 93 Election,” an incendiary case for Donald J. Trump. Can it now help pilot the American government?
“Bunsen Is a Beast,” a new cartoon from “The Fairly OddParents” creator Butch Hartman, is about a beast named Bunsen — you may have worked that much out — and a boy named Mikey who become instant
“The Classical Style,” its champions and inheritors, is the society’s 2017-18 theme, with works by Mozart and Beethoven, and a premiere by John Luther Adams.
Tehran, Feb 20, IRNA - A faculty member and Director of the Islamic Texts Department of the Research Institute of Cultural Heritage and Tourism (RICHT) Dariush Zolfaqari is to present a paper on the
Tehran, Feb 20, IRNA – Iran inked a memorandum of understanding with an international organization to promote the green economy in the world, secretary of the 6th International Green Film Festival sa
Germany's culture minister has handed over an Adolph von Menzel drawing found in the massive trove of a reclusive collector to its rightful owner's d
"The Talk — Race in America," a two-hour documentary premiering Monday on PBS, is ostensibly about the difficult conversations between black and Latino parents and their children about interacting
Mr. Piscopo is hoping to parlay his Jersey credentials and rising political profile into a long-shot bid for governor as either a Republican or an independent.
How do you clean a nearly 140-year-old oil painting? Well, if you're Manitoba Museum conservator Carolyn Sirett, you roll up your sleeves, roll a cot
Tehran, Feb 20, IRNA – Minister of Culture and Islamic Guidance Reza Salehi-Amiri called for further strengthening of cultural relation with Vietnam in a meeting on Sunday with Fam San Chao, special
At its annual awards show – one of the final indicators of which way the winds of Oscar buzz may be blowing before the Academy Awards – the Writers Guild of America honored “Moonlight,” the poetic
Yes, Quinn showed some bad judgment tonight. He shouldn’t have thrown a TV reporter down the stairs, or let a hostage situation develop. But so what?
It’s fair to say there is hardly anything little about HBO’s new limited series. “Big Little Lies,” which premieres Sunday, boasts two megastar executive producers, Reese Witherspoon and Nicole Ki
Thirty is not old in opera. An art form that been around for more than three centuries, it is also an art form that takes the long view. Classic 1950s and 1960s opera recordings of standard repert
Two members of Syria's White Helmets humanitarian organization, the subject of an Academy Award-nominated film, will be attending the Oscars Feb. 26
The most potent acting pair to grace the films nominated for this year's best picture Oscar  aren't Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone, singing and dancing their way across "La La Land," or even Denzel W
Conductor Christopher Rountree stands illuminated by a spotlight on the Walt Disney Concert Hall stage. He takes a soothing breath and encourages the 2,100 middle school students seated before him
You have to hand it to those persistent concertgoers who somehow made it through the downpour to UCLA’s Royce Hall on Friday night to hear an orchestra that is not exactly one of the most glamorou
Russell Janzen, who joined the company in 2008, is known for his élan. Seven dancers from the company’s corps de ballet were promoted to the rank of soloist.
Frank London has composed “Hatuey: Memory of Fire,” based on the life of a newspaper editor in Cuba. Opera de la Calle will perform it at Teatro Arenal.
Moscow, Feb 19, IRNA – Russian Presidential Chief Andrei Fursenko announced that Moscow and Tehran are resolved to broaden their mutual cooperation, especially in the scientific and technological fie
The death of Stuart McLean brought forth an outpouring of love for the man, his stories, and his approach to life. In his spirit tell us your stories
Tehran, Feb 19, IRNA - The remains of the destroyed brick flooring in the yard of the historical Fathollahov mansion was discovered in Arg-e-Alishah in Tabriz city, the Research Institute of Cultural
"The Good Wife," which ended last May after seven seasons, has spawned a sequel, "The Good Fight," carrying over Christine Baranski and Cush Jumbo and adding Rose Leslie from “Game of Thrones” to
A graphic artist is turning his talent towards getting more people speaking the Algonquin language — using Twitter to share illustrations of simple A
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