A large sculpture was stolen from a Long Island art exhibit, disappointing the artist, who tells CBS2's Carolyn Gusoff her work was meant to teach a lesson of caring.
Chinese archaeologists announced that they have discovered an almost complete human skull around 1 million years old from a dig site in China’s Hubei province. The skull, excavated by a team of archaeologists from the Hubei Provincial Institute of Cultural Relics and Archaeology, is the most complete human skull that has been unearthed from that period in mainland Eurasia, according to South China Morning Post, citing a Wednesday report from Hubei Daily.
- Rolling Stone
"I feel like at this point being where I am right now, it’s just perfect. Timing is everything," actress says of now-hit Broadway revival
- Miami Herald
For Philippe Dodard, an artist known as “the Picasso of Haiti,” a trip to the dentist’s office set his career in motion.
Well, he didn’t rule it out. Director Baz Luhrmann, whose 2001 film Moulin Rouge! became a 2018 Broadway hit musical, says a similar path for his 2022 Elvis Presley biopic might be inevitable. “All my shows naturally can become musicals,” Luhrmann said when asked by a reporter about a possible Elvis musical at a West […]
- Patriot Ledger
Work is underway in downtown Quincy to install the base for a new, life-sized statue of Abigail Adams.
- The Wall Street Journal
The Italian architect’s creation perfectly fuses picturesque surroundings with classical ideas of harmony to create a peaceful dwelling seeped in fresh air and sunlight.
- The Telegraph
John Gabriel Borkman, review: not even Simon Russell Beale can shore up Ibsen’s financial-crisis drama
What a week for Nicholas Hytner’s production (pandemic-delayed by two years) of Ibsen’s late play about the aftermath of self-inflicted financial disaster to land on stage, across the Thames from the jittery City of London.
Over the years, the Pokémon Trading Card Game has seen a huge number of artists come and go. Approximately 175 different people have contributed art to the cards, some only ever designing one, others contributing hundreds. Heck, Ken Sugimori has created 966 of them, beginning with the very first set of Pokémon cards, 1999's Base Set. But standing out among them for me, with 188 cards to her name, is Yuka Morii, and her unique style of photographing tiny clay model Pokémon out in nature.
- The Telegraph
On January 9 1903, 10 days before his 64th birthday, Paul Cezanne wrote a letter to his dealer, Ambroise Vollard. After decades of obscurity and critical disdain, the French artist was at last, thanks to Vollard, enjoying some success. “I work doggedly,” he reported from Aix, his birthplace in Provence, adding: “I glimpse the Promised Land.”
- LA Times
With the reopening of Hollyhock House, more Angelenos are discovering the hidden park featuring a pine grove, historic buildings and stunning views.
- Consequence of Sound
The 76-date trek includes multiple nights in New York City, Chicago, Nashville, and more. John Mellencamp Announces 2023 North American Tour Eddie Fu
- Good Morning America
The restoration work inside Notre Dame cathedral is ramping up. Less than two years before the grand reopening, Notre Dame’s exceptional stained glass windows and paintings, which were spared by the flames that ravaged the monument back in April 2019, are now being given a fresh look. This past spring, eight workshops of master glassmakers and artistic locksmiths were selected across France and entrusted with the cleaning and restoration of the cathedral’s stained glass windows.
- The Wrap
How Scott Mescudi, Kenya Barris and Netflix Animators Crafted a Colorful, Trippy New York City Love Story in ‘Entergalactic’
The musical television special accompanies Kid Cudi’s eighth studio album of the same name
- Portsmouth Herald
Dikareva is from Kyiv, Ukraine, and has been a sculptor for over 30 years.
- LA Times
From the Ralph Lauren runway show to fashion week to Didion at the Hammer, the Drip Index can make your schedule hit.
- The Wrap
They're the second animation studio in New York to join the Animation Guild this year
- Entertainment Weekly
SNL veteran Cecily Strong is a radiant successor to Lily Tomlin in this classic comedy.
Disney’s telling of a Hans Christian Anderson fairy tale was a triumph, not least because of its classic soundtrack.
Animation workers at Stephen Colbert Presents Tooning Out the News have voted overwhelmingly to join The Animation Guild, IATSE Local 839. The animated comedy news program, which debuted in 2020, moves to Comedy Central next month. Its third season premieres October 5. “The organizing work done by the Tooning Out the News crew is a […]
- AZCentral | The Arizona Republic
The stolen and recovered "Woman-Ochre" painting goes back on exhibit in Tucson. Here's how to see it.