Columbus museum showcases the American movement marked with literary, artistic and musical brilliance.

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Pyramid Atlantic Art Center’s group show has works on paper alongside stone and steel sculptures.

  • Mark Jenkins
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A critic explains why almost everyone hates the art market.

Why it matters if pop culture tells black love stories

The latest episode of “Historically Black” explores black love and marriage from slavery to today.

He went searching for his roots, and found the most popular black fiddler in 1920s Missouri

A search for a family connection led one man to an online forum and his great-great-grandfather's music.

‘I don’t scare easily’: A 94-year-old judge’s refusal to bow to racism, death threats

Damon Keith is still crusading for justice as a U.S. Court of Appeals judge.

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A new van Gogh biopic invites a question: Do we still subscribe to the cliche of the tormented genius?

The selections are noteworthy for their artfulness, but also for how they illustrate our shifting ideas of self-image.

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D.C.’s Women in the Arts museum is showcasing the revered brand by Kate and Laura Mulleavy.

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Where the Watergate scandal was unraveled, a new building is a study in urban jazz.

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A Phillips Collection show charts the evolution of identity at the northern edge of Europe.

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“New Material” and “Perception vs. Reality” showcase pouring and dripping techniques.

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CRITIC’S NOTEBOOK | “Everything Is Connected” at the Met Breuer is a dark show, but it’s the right show in the Trump era.

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The first U.S. survey of her work, at the New Museum, is entirely underwhelming.

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Emilie Brzezinski’s tree trunk pieces and Dalya Luttwak’s steel root and seedling replicas are juxtaposed outdoors.

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The Swedish artist, born in 1862, created striking abstract works years before Kandinsky and Mondrian.

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“Armenia,” at the Metropolitan Museum, is a dazzling survey of medieval history.

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In Sandy Sugawara’s and Catiana Garcia Kilroy’s compositions, interiors merge with exteriors.

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One founder of Superfine says, “I want people to be able to see themselves as collectors.”

  • Mark Jenkins
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The Smithsonian honors spotlight cutting-edge achievement across the arts, science, history and technology.

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For an IA&A at Hillyer exhibition, 24 artists pay homage to a neolithic site known as “the German Stonehenge.”

  • Mark Jenkins
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Park Service cites security concerns. But they can’t be trusted.

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A major figure of the 20th century gets a rare retrospective at the Museum of Modern Art.

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