Latest from Joanne Lee

Simply the most beautiful paintings in the world

Six masterpieces that Titian painted for Philip II of Spain have been reunited for the first time since the 16th century.
  • Aug 21, 2021

Revisiting ‘The Visitors’: An oral history of Ragnar Kjartansson’s multimedia masterpiece

Ragnar Kjartansson worried that his video installation might be sentimental rubbish. It’s one of the most celebrated artworks of our time.
  • Jul 23, 2021
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Grief, anger and fear envelop Atlanta’s Asian American community

Photographer Hannah Yoon chronicles the aftermath of a mass shooting.
  • Mar 25, 2021

What it felt like to lose time — and all the other things coronavirus took away

Stories of what it felt like to live through the shutdown. Dancing alone, canceling weddings, missing touch, missing one another and feeling alone together.
  • Mar 8, 2021

Not all presidents’ dance skills are created equal

George Washington could really cut a rug. Abraham Lincoln absolutely could not. How all 45 presidents fared on the dance floor.
  • Jan 21, 2021

Here’s what major cities look like now that the coronavirus has shut everything down

The streets of New York, San Francisco, Los Angeles and others are abandoned as authorities tell people to stay at home to stop the spread of covid-19.
  • Mar 24, 2020

D.C. has become a great pizza city. Here are 10 pies that prove it.

The Washington area is packed with pizzerias doing interesting, and delicious, things. (Octopie, anyone?)
  • Jan 28, 2020

ISIS at the crossroads

Across many parts of the vast territory it once controlled, the Islamic State is scrambling to reassert its presence. The coming months could determine whether it is fatally crippled or poised for a comeback.
  • Dec 24, 2019

‘SELL BABY SELL!’: Inside the opioid industry’s marketing machine

Unsealed court documents reveal how drug manufacturers paid doctors and movie stars to promote aggressive pain treatments and motivated their sales teams with contests and bonuses as the opioid epidemic heightened.
  • Dec 6, 2019

The ultimate holiday gift guide

Washington Post editors have expertly curated a list of the best gifts to get your faves for any holiday occasion.
  • Nov 6, 2019