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In Kanye West, the Right Sees Truth-Telling and a Rare A-List Ally

In Kanye West, the Right Sees Truth-Telling and a Rare A-List Ally

Kanye West has renewed his support of Donald J. Trump in a series of Twitter posts that have his fan base concerned and conservative America energized.

What’s for Lunch? Soup, With a Side of Art

What’s for Lunch? Soup, With a Side of Art

The artist Eduardo Navarro samples his own edible artwork before his opening at the Drawing Center, whose exhibition of his work, “Into Ourselves,” is open through April 22.

Why Every Pop Star Wants a Piece of Starrah

Why Every Pop Star Wants a Piece of Starrah

Starrah is the secretive wallflower dominating the charts, a fame-shy songwriter who has written hits for Drake, Rihanna, Maroon 5 and more.

The 54 Galleries to See Right Now in New York

The 54 Galleries to See Right Now in New York

Annette Kelm’s “Proposal for Knots” (2018) is at Andrew Kreps Gallery.

Obama Portraits Blend Paint and Politics, and Fact and Fiction

Obama Portraits Blend Paint and Politics, and Fact and Fiction

Kehinde Wiley has set Barack Obama against greenery, with flowers that have symbolic meaning. Amy Sherald’s take on Michelle Obama emphasizes an element of couturial spectacle and rock-solid cool.

With Sons of Kemet, Shabaka Hutchings Brings London Jazz Into the Spotlight

With Sons of Kemet, Shabaka Hutchings Brings London Jazz Into the Spotlight

From left, Sons of Kemet musicians Eddie Hick, Tom Skinner, Shabaka Hutchings and Theon Cross.

Review: Plácido Domingo Takes On a New Role at the Met Opera. (His 149th.)

Review: Plácido Domingo Takes On a New Role at the Met Opera. (His 149th.)

Plácido Domingo, the tenor-turned-baritone, as Miller and Sonya Yoncheva as the title character in “Luisa Miller.” at the Metropolitan Opera.

The Trouble With Bernstein’s Broadway in the Concert Hall

The Trouble With Bernstein’s Broadway in the Concert Hall

From left, Brandon Victor Dixon, Christian Dante White and Andy Karl in the Boston Pops concert staging of “On the Town” at Tanglewood.

Review: In ‘Jesus Christ Superstar,’ an Old Story for (Yet Another) New Millennium

Review: In ‘Jesus Christ Superstar,’ an Old Story for (Yet Another) New Millennium

John Legend as Jesus in “Jesus Christ Superstar” live in concert.

Protesting Artists Step Off the Streets and Into the Gallery

Protesting Artists Step Off the Streets and Into the Gallery

Phyllida Barlow’s “Untitled: 100banners2015,” installed in the atrium of the Schirn Kunsthalle Frankfurt.

Giacometti: Beguiled by Thin Men and Women

Giacometti: Beguiled by Thin Men and Women

Alberto Giacometti, “Suspended Ball,” 1930–31. His Surrealist sculptures were witty, off-kilter and sometimes dripping with sex. A sphere dangles from a string in a cage, “teasing but never touching a curve. The objects are abstract prisoners trapped in an endlessly unconsummated dance,” our critic writes.

Harry Potter Doesn’t Dance. But He Sure Can Move.

Harry Potter Doesn’t Dance. But He Sure Can Move.

Steven Hoggett, the movement director and choreographer for “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child,” at the Palace Theater in London. “Is it possible to do a 10-second flourish with a cloak, then do it in reverse? How many ways can you fall off a staircase safely?”

An Orchestra’s Ecstatic, Once-in-a-Lifetime Birthday Party

An Orchestra’s Ecstatic, Once-in-a-Lifetime Birthday Party

Messiaen's "Turangalîla-Symphonie," performed by the Cleveland Orchestra with the soloists Jean-Yves Thibaudet (piano) and Cynthia Millar (ondes martenot).

In a Texas Art Mecca, Humble Adobe Now Carries a High Cost

In a Texas Art Mecca, Humble Adobe Now Carries a High Cost

Tax increases for adobe homes in the artsy outpost of Marfa, Tex., have hit both upscale properties and more modest ones, like these.

Review: Risk-Taking New Opera Tells a Tragic 1950s Gay Love Story

Review: Risk-Taking New Opera Tells a Tragic 1950s Gay Love Story

Left, Joseph Lattanzi (Hawk) begins his seduction of Aaron Blake (Tim), in the opera “Fellow Travelers” at John Jay College of Criminal Justice in Manhattan.


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