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‘Painted in Mexico’: When a New Art Flourished Far From Mother Spain

‘Painted in Mexico’: When a New Art Flourished Far From Mother Spain

“The Divine Spouse,” an example of Mexican church art by Miguel Cabrera, presents Jesus as a man-child reclining on a bed of flowers. Work from “New Spain” was recognized not as a European knockoff, but a product with its own style by the 18th century.

Berlin: An Art Scene and a City in Flux

Berlin: An Art Scene and a City in Flux

“Kate’s Canteen,” an installation by Patrick Will and Caspar Wülfing, was among the works of more than 150 contemporary artists showcased at the exhibition “Ngorongoro II” in Berlin.

Gunshots Fired on Set of 50 Cent and 6ix9ine Music Video

Gunshots Fired on Set of 50 Cent and 6ix9ine Music Video

The rapper 6ix9ine in a video for his single “Gummo.” Gunshots were fired in Brooklyn on Tuesday during the filming of a video by 6ix9ine and 50 Cent. No one was hurt.

Sony Apologizes for ‘Peter Rabbit’ Movie’s Allergy Scene

Sony Apologizes for ‘Peter Rabbit’ Movie’s Allergy Scene

The children’s movie “Peter Rabbit” has drawn some criticism for making light of food allergies.

SZA Almost Quit Music. Now She’s a Grammys Contender.

SZA Almost Quit Music. Now She’s a Grammys Contender.

SZA was riddled with doubts as she released her debut album, “Ctrl.” The record led to five Grammy nominations.

Artist Says Kendrick Lamar Video for ‘Black Panther’ Song Stole Her Work

Artist Says Kendrick Lamar Video for ‘Black Panther’ Song Stole Her Work

Left, an image from the video for “All the Stars” by Kendrick Lamar and SZA; right, the painting “Constellation I” by Lina Iris Viktor.

5 Hours of Glenn Gould Outtakes. Why? Listen and Find Out.

5 Hours of Glenn Gould Outtakes. Why? Listen and Find Out.

Glenn Gould recording Bach’s “Goldberg” Variations in 1955. The complete sessions have been recently released on disc.

How the Breeders Finally Learned to Get Along

How the Breeders Finally Learned to Get Along

From left: Kim Deal, Josephine Wiggs, Jim Macpherson and Kelley Deal. The Breeders lineup that recorded “Last Splash” reunited and made a new album, 25 years later.

That Time Andy Cohen Asked Anderson Cooper Out (and About His Mom)

That Time Andy Cohen Asked Anderson Cooper Out (and About His Mom)

Anderson Cooper, left, and Andy Cohen at Cafe Cluny in the West Village. They will host CNN’s New Year’s Eve coverage this year.

Live Nation Rules Music Ticketing, Some Say With Threats

Live Nation Rules Music Ticketing, Some Say With Threats

Live Nation promotes 30,000 concerts around the world each year, including recent tours by artists like Jay-Z and Janet Jackson, in which it played a role.

Beyoncé and Jay-Z Deliver a Surprise Album: ‘Everything Is Love’

Beyoncé and Jay-Z Deliver a Surprise Album: ‘Everything Is Love’

Jay-Z and Beyoncé are currently on a joint stadium tour, “On the Run II.” They released their long-rumored collaborative album, “Everything Is Love,” Saturday evening.

Eye-Popping Portraits for an Age of Protest

Eye-Popping Portraits for an Age of Protest

“Je Suis un Enfant de l'Éducation Populaire” (“I Am a Child of a People’s Education”), by Aurore Valade, on display at the Rencontres d’Arles photography festival in France. The text added to the images in this series, “Se Manifester,” is drawn from interviews she conducted with the subjects.

What Politicians Could Learn From Oprah Winfrey

What Politicians Could Learn From Oprah Winfrey

After Oprah Winfrey’s speech accepting the Cecil B. DeMille Award for lifetime achievement at Sunday’s Golden Globes, speculation about a possible presidential run soared.

A History of Head Shots, and an Exhibition on Immigrants’ Tales

A History of Head Shots, and an Exhibition on Immigrants’ Tales

A Katharine Hepburn portrait used to publicize a 1950 production of “As You Like It.”


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