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Fri, 28 Apr 2017 00:15:26 GMTLee Relvas’s sculpture reflected in the window glass at Callicoon Fine Arts.Here are some of our critics’ favorite gallery shows on view now. (But don’t expect a break from politics.)
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 15:12:50 GMTLogan Browning, left, and Ashley Blaine Featherson in the Netflix series “Dear White People,” based on Justin Simien’s 2014 film.This new Netflix comedy’s strength is its confident, consistent voice, even though its rapid-fire jokes don’t all land.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 15:55:27 GMTThe artist Mark Bradford in Venice earlier this month.Mark Bradford’s concern: How can he represent the United States when he no longer feels represented by his government?
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 09:00:27 GMTMac DeMarco in his home pool in the Silver Lake neighborhood of Los Angeles.The singer-songwriter has acquired a devoted following by offering up almost full access to his slacker life.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 09:00:27 GMTJames Gunn said that during the filming of the first “Guardians of the Galaxy,” he feared that he might be making “Pluto Nash 2.”The director wasn’t sold on the idea at first. “A talking raccoon — that’s a stupid idea,” he thought. Now? “I love the raccoon as much as I love my family.”
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 15:30:29 GMTJames Earl Jones in his most recent Broadway performance, a 2015 revival of “The Gin Game,” opposite Cicely Tyson. He will be recognized this year with a special Tony Award for lifetime achievement in theater.Mr. Jones, 86, has appeared in 20 Broadway plays since 1958 and has won two Tony Awards, for “The Great White Hope” in 1969 and “Fences” in 1987.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 21:02:20 GMTHannah Cagwin in “Casting JonBenet,” a nonfiction movie directed by Kitty Green.In a conceptual exercise, actors audition for roles in the celebrated case as a way of showing how people are still preoccupied by it.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 20:53:57 GMTEmma Watson in “The Circle.”Emma Watson and Tom Hanks star in this adaptation of a Dave Eggers novel that explores surveillance-state threats.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 20:30:23 GMTNatalie Dessay performing at Carnegie Hall.The French soprano, recently retired from staged opera, gave a recital at Carnegie Hall that showed off the intensity of her acting.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 02:00:13 GMTJayne Houdyshell, left, and Laurie Metcalf in “A Doll’s House, Part 2,” written by Lucas Hnath.Lucas Hnath’s “A Doll’s House, Part 2,” funny and illuminating, dares to wonder what Ibsen’s Nora Helmer has been up to since she slammed that door.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 00:13:20 GMTMartha Lavey at the Steppenwolf Theater in 2010, during the run of the revival of “Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?”An actress by training, Ms. Lavey was artistic director of Steppenwolf Theater during a period of great expansion.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 23:31:40 GMT“Orange Crush,” a 2009 enamel painting by the artist Marilyn Minter, whose work is the subject of an exhibition at the Brooklyn Museum, “Pretty/Dirty,” that closes next month. See listing below.Our guide to new art shows, and some that will be closing soon.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 23:30:37 GMTLisa Alvarado’s bannerlike paintings at Bridget Donahue.Political art, family portraits and abstract sculpture fill the land known as Loisaida, an area that has experienced extensive change.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 23:30:42 GMT“Smokin Sasquatch,” by Coyle, among other works in the exhibition “Outlaw Glass” at Apexart in TriBeCa.In these neighborhood art galleries, bold text paintings, marijuana pipes made of blown glass and a rude marmoset.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 23:30:45 GMT“Sex Painting #4” by Betty Tompkins, viewed through the gallery’s door, at a P.P.O.W. exhibition comically titled “Virgins.”In these art shows: paintings depicting coitus, films of cars being crushed for scrap and a machine that stretches plastic like bubble gum.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 23:30:32 GMT“On the Ground Floor” (2017) by Amanda Baldwin at 106 Green in Greenpoint, where Ms. Baldwin is making her gallery debut.Abstraction that grapples with racial implications; posthuman and intergalactic themes; and Benjamin Moore as a medium.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 23:30:41 GMTFrom left, “Untitled No. 474” (2008), “Untitled No. 216” (1989) and “Untitled No. 467” (2008), all by Cindy Sherman at Mnuchin Gallery.Embarking on an art odyssey that features Calder mobiles, portraits of Angela Merkel and homages to the Duchamp urinal.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 23:24:05 GMTA self-portrait in Japanese dress completed by the artist Laurie Simmons at 10. It is being shown in an exhibition of work by young artists who went on to become famous; see listing below.Our guide to cultural events in New York City for families with children and teenagers.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 23:14:02 GMTDonald Pleasence plays a disquieting town doctor in the Ted Kotcheff feature “Wake in Fright,” showing on Monday at Film Forum. See listing below.Our guide to film series and special screenings.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 23:10:01 GMTBrandon Polansky and Samantha Elisofon in “Keep the Change.”The women each won $20,000 for their work, while an Iranian who won best short couldn’t accept in person and blamed “Mr. Trump’s fascinating decisions.”
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 23:05:21 GMTMark Willis and Kristen Foote of the Limón Dance Company in “The Exiles.” The troupe will perform that work, among other José Limón classics, in a series of programs at the Joyce Theater next week; see listing below.Our guide to dance performances.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 22:56:18 GMTAparna Nancherla, left, and Jo Firestone will host a variety-show-style benefit for the Brooklyn Free Clinic. See listing below.Our guide to stand-up, improv and variety shows.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 22:47:27 GMTThe singer Joyce DiDonato will perform the title role in a concert staging of the Handel opera “Ariodante” at Carnegie Hall on Sunday; see listing below.Our guide to the city’s best classical music and opera.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 22:42:27 GMTCritics review “The Circle,” “Casting JonBenet” and “Obit" for The New York Times.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 22:35:48 GMTDiana Ross (above, at a 2015 concert celebrating the reopening of the Kings Theater in Brooklyn) will complete a run of New York City Center shows with performances on Friday and Saturday; see listing below.Our guide to pop and rock shows and the best of live jazz.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 22:21:44 GMTEmily Dickinson’s bedroom in the Emily Dickinson Museum in Amherst, Mass., with a replica of one of her famous white dresses.Do you believe in ghosts? Our writer spends an hour on her own in the poet’s room at the Emily Dickinson Museum.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 21:56:20 GMTMarisa Tomei and Lena Hall (center, from left) in “How to Transcend a Happy Marriage” at the Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater. The play, by Sarah Ruhl, is closing on May 7; see listing below.Previews, openings and some last-chance picks.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 20:54:29 GMTFrom left, Travis Fitzgerald, Josh Pavlacky and Daniel Wallace, the founders of American Medium.At the American Medium gallery, young artists are exploring the digital world with installations evoking cybertwee and the Post-Internet movement.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 20:53:50 GMTThe gallery owner Bridget Donahue.After just two years on the Bowery, a gallerist who struck out on her own has had one success after another.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 20:53:20 GMTThe artist Korakrit Arunanondchai, in front of a video image of his grandmother, in “with history in a room filled with people with funny names 4” at the Clearing in Brooklyn.Korakrit Arunanondchai’s multimedia work includes a man-sized rat suit, a grandmother’s possessions and thoughts on extinction.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 20:52:32 GMTBecky Suss with her dog, Baja, in her Philadelphia studio. Her first solo exhibition opened in Chelsea on Thursday.The artist’s large-scale portrayals of domestic interiors are at the Jack Shainman Gallery at West 20th Street.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 20:49:55 GMTIn “Boone,” Michael Moss, a farmer, feeding the flock of goats as a winter storm blows in.A documentary observes life — births, milking and vegetable picking — on a goat farm in Oregon.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 20:48:13 GMTRami Malek in “Buster’s Mal Heart,” written and directed by Sarah Adina Smith.Mr. Malek, of “Mr. Robot,” heads for the hills of Montana as a man fleeing a soul-deadening job and the burdens of modern life.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 20:41:29 GMTGal Gadot is the title character in “Wonder Woman.”A look at efforts to make superheroes we’ve seen before stand out at crowded multiplexes.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 20:31:40 GMTCatherine Walker, right, portrays a mother who has hired a reluctant occultist, Steve Oram, left, to help her contact her dead son.This intense debut feature from the Irish director Liam Gavin, with its spare style, is a marriage of acting and atmosphere.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 20:29:42 GMTLillian and Harold Michelson in Daniel Raim’s film about their behind-the-scenes careers in Hollywood.Meet the husband-and-wife team that inspired some of the most memorable moments onscreen, from “The Graduate” to “The Birds.”
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 20:22:25 GMTDan Lindsay and T.J. Martin’s documentary “LA 92” looks at the 1992 riots in Los Angeles.This documentary, one of several commemorating the riots’ 25th anniversary, assembles broadcast and helicopter footage into a taut chronological account.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 20:19:12 GMTGlória Pires plays a real-life doctor who used painting as a form of psychotherapy in “Nise: The Heart of Madness.”A drama from Brazil about a psychiatrist who defied medical orthodoxy and treated patients with paint brushes instead of spikes and electroshock therapy.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 20:18:02 GMTEvgenia Dodina and Shai Avivi play a couple dealing with the death of their son in “One Week and a Day.”An Israeli couple lose a son and have some trouble finding a path back to normalcy.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 20:17:05 GMTNoomi Rapace in “Rupture,” directed by Steven Shainberg.Noomi Rapace plays a woman subjected to jumbo syringes and repulsive nuzzling after being kidnapped by a mysterious cult.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 20:15:30 GMTSasha K. Gordon as the title character in David Bezmozgis’s “Natasha.”When a morose Russian teenager comes to town, a 16-year-old in the Toronto suburbs meets his match.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 17:13:07 GMTMichelle Dockery and Hugh Bonneville in Season 6 of “Downton Abbey.”The multiyear, traveling exhibition will open on June 17 at the Marina Bay Sands in Singapore.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 17:01:54 GMTJohn Bachmann’s “Bird’s Eye View of the New York Crystal Palace and Environs” (1853), part of an exhibition at the Bard Graduate Center Gallery in Manhattan.“New York Crystal Palace 1853” at the Bard Graduate Center Gallery offers a glimpse of America’s first World’s Fair.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 16:28:06 GMTThe artist Donald Sultan with model ships displayed at his TriBeCa home, which doubles as his studio.Donald Sultan describes himself as a pack rat, and his collections include earthenware bowls and weapons.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 15:49:37 GMTAn image of “The Adventures of Mina & Jack.”A video that tickled the globe has inspired a Williamsburg, Brooklyn, couple to pitch an animated series. So far it’s only on YouTube.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 13:14:42 GMTBarry Jenkins in the press room at the 89th annual Academy Awards on Feb. 26 in Hollywood, Calif.We talk to the “Moonlight” director about his cinematic style, his next project, his love of science fiction, and that crazy night at the Academy Awards.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 12:00:24 GMTKris Andersson as his drag alter ego Dixie, the star of “Dixie’s Tupperware Party.”Kris Andersson keeps on touring as Dixie Longate, an indefatigable Tupperware queen.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 09:08:46 GMTTrevor Noah wondered, “What are black people supposed to do on this holiday?”The “Daily Show” host pondered the dilemma faced by black residents of Mississippi and Alabama: “So I either don’t get the day off, or I support slavery?”
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 05:00:12 GMTSasha Lane and Shia LaBeouf in “American Honey.”“American Honey,” starring Sasha Lane, hits the road on a reckless adventure. And “Fire Island” embeds with six men in a house share for the summer.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 03:00:01 GMTEwan McGregor and Mary Elizabeth Winstead in “Fargo.”Nikki’s description of the blunders she knows about is dead-on. That doesn’t mean she’s safe from committing her own.