Robert Indiana’s Best: A Mini Retrospective

Robert Indiana’s Best: A Mini Retrospective

Andy Warhol and Robert Indiana at an early exhibition of Mr. Indiana’s work in New York City.CreditWilliam John Kennedy, by way of KIWI Arts Group From Herman Melville to Mae West, pinball machines to a slave ship, Robert Indiana drew inspiration for his artwork from American sources that had deeply private meanings. Perhaps nobody has […]

Robert Indiana, 89, Who Turned ‘Love’ Into Enduring Art, Is Dead

Robert Indiana, 89, Who Turned ‘Love’ Into Enduring Art, Is Dead

That 12 months he additionally starred within the Andy Warhol movie of the identical title, which featured Mr. Indiana very slowly and languorously consuming a mushroom. Then got here “love.” Although few followers appear aware of the background, the artwork historian Susan Elizabeth Ryan revealed in her monograph on Mr. Indiana that the primary model […]

Robert Indiana Has All but Vanished. His Friends Want to Know Why.

Robert Indiana Has All however Vanished. His Friends Want to Know Why.

VINALHAVEN, Me. — For years, Robert Indiana, the artist whose career was made, and nearly consumed, by his creation of the sculpture “LOVE,” has been an enigmatic determine on this distant, windblown island, greater than an hour’s ferry experience off the coast of Maine. A cranky exile from the New York artwork world he had […]

‘S.N.L.’: Tina Fey Reprises Sarah Palin in a Star-Filled Season Finale

‘S.N.L.’: Tina Fey Reprises Sarah Palin in a Star-Filled Season Finale

A crowd stuffed with well-known faces gathered on Saturday to witness a momentous union — and in different information, Prince Harry married Meghan Markle. For its 43rd season finale, “Saturday Night Live” introduced collectively two highly effective entertainers: Tina Fey, who hosted the episode, and the rapper Nicki Minaj, its musical visitor. Among the celebs […]

How Rampant Globalization Brought Us Trump

How Rampant Globalization Brought Us Trump

Over the previous 4 a long time, although, world capitalism has more and more come to set the foundations for nation-states. This has occurred principally via the mechanism of ever extra free and highly effective monetary markets, but in addition via such multilateral our bodies because the International Monetary Fund, World Bank, World Trade Organization […]

Pastor Who Said Jews Are Going to Hell Led Prayer at Jerusalem Embassy Opening

Pastor Who Said Jews Are Going to Hell Led Prayer at Jerusalem Embassy Opening

A Dallas evangelical pastor who as soon as stated that Jewish persons are going to hell and a megachurch televangelist who claimed that Hitler was a part of God’s plan to return Jews to Israel each performed distinguished roles on Monday within the opening ceremony of the brand new American Embassy in Jerusalem. Robert Jeffress, […]

The Yoko Ono of Comics, on Her Own Terms

The Yoko Ono of Comics, on Her Own Terms

With her earlier collections lengthy out of print, this publication provides a life’s retrospective. It’s a big second of recognition after a profession spent principally within the shadow of her husband. Even although she has collaborated with Mr. Crumb for The New Yorker over the past 20 years, the pioneering high quality of Ms. Kominsky-Crumb’s […]

NBC Revives ‘Brooklyn Nine-Nine,’ and Fans Rejoice

NBC Revives ‘Brooklyn Nine-Nine,’ and Fans Rejoice

Fans of “Brooklyn Nine-Nine” can cease tossing objects at their tv screens. A day after Fox canceled the Andy Samberg police sitcom on Thursday, NBC swooped and introduced late Friday that it was selecting up the sequence for a sixth season and 13 episodes. “We acquired your SIX! #Brooklyn99 is formally coming to NBC!” the […]

My Struggle to Write Honestly About a Test of Manhood

My Struggle to Write Honestly About a Test of Manhood

When I used to be 14, I lied about my age to get a job sustaining the grounds of a nasty outdated man’s Hudson Valley property. Older boys who wished the job hassled me. By the tip of that painful and exhilarating summer season greater than six a long time in the past, I had […]

Review: Does Power Corrupt in ‘Henry V’? Absolutely

Review: Does Power Corrupt in ‘Henry V’? Absolutely

Photo Zenzi Williams, seated, as Henry, and David Ryan Smith, a refrain member, in “Henry V,” directed by Robert O’Hara. Credit Joan Marcus Shakespeare apprehensive — or pretended to fret — about whether or not the “wooden O” of the Globe Theater may home a pivotal battle. The director Robert O’Hara has solely 12 sq. […]