There is nothing simple about the work of Belkis Ayón, a printmaker who drew her inspiration from the Abaquá, a secret male society with an origin story based on female betrayal.
The new museum dedicated to Theodor Geisel, better known as Dr. Seuss, in Springfield, Mass., left out some controversial political cartoons.
The artist donated his large sculpture “Bouquet of Tulips” to honor terrorism victims. The project is stuck in red tape, and its critics wish it would disappear.
The display of a work by Khadija Saye might be a “means to remember her and her neighbors” who were killed, said Andrew Wilson, a Tate senior curator.
A new courtyard and foyer are designed to help accommodate visitors. Also in the works: a large, temporary exhibition space.
The artist saw race as something that could be painted on, a scholar says. A new exhibition of his work explores the relationship between artist and subject.
Employees had demanded better working conditions. The museum said it investigated the complaints and found no labor law violations.
A Justice Department complaint aims to recover $540 million in assets bought with money it says was stolen from a Malaysian government fund overseen by the country’s prime minister.
This ever-expanding museum of contemporary art gives populism a good name. Every visitor can find something to like — and probably dislike, too.
The playwright Lynn Nottage’s Brooklyn house is a standing-room-only theater-in-the-round of African-American art: its contents and its discontents.