Latest from Philip Kennicott
In Fox News interview, the president invoked everyday performance anxiety to explain a social catastrophe.
  • Sep 1, 2020
Temporal inconsistency is the abiding hallmark of President Trump’s tenure.
  • Aug 28, 2020
A closer look reveals that the event wasn’t all kumbaya. It was something more complex, and more miraculous.
  • Aug 26, 2020
Thomas Jefferson’s dream university confronts its past to get us talking about our future.
  • Aug 13, 2020
A long time coming, the Frank Gehry-designed monument seems somewhat out of place in this moment of time.
  • Aug 5, 2020
Protests on the Southern city’s showplace street reverberate among other cities, with other icons.
  • Jul 29, 2020
A photographer documents the pandemic and a pianist performs from home.
  • Jul 22, 2020
The Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library has been radically transformed.
  • Jul 15, 2020
As we try to understand the role of architecture post-pandemic, we have to first better understand the ways we inhabit buildings and move through space.
  • Jul 13, 2020
Trump’s speech made monumental claims as blunt and overscale as the men behind him.
  • Jul 4, 2020