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WNYC News

Wild German Artist Packs MoMA

Sunday, April 13, 2014

On Saturday, MoMA is opening the first comprehensive retrospective of the experimental German artist Sigmar Polke. But with an excessive 250 pieces, "the show is a disaster," says WNYC's art critic.

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Jasper Johns Shows His Regrets

Friday, March 21, 2014

American artists rarely express regret in their work, but a new show at MoMa featuring Jasper Johns, perhaps America's most celebrated living artist, grapples with darker material.

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WNYC News

The Art Hitler Hated — and Loved

Friday, March 14, 2014

A show at Neue Galerie looks at works labeled “degenerate” by Nazis, alongside ones they admired.

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WNYC News

What to See — or Skip — in Art 'Chaos' Weekend

Friday, March 07, 2014

With two art fairs, the Whitney Biennial and dozens of exhibits in New York this weekend, how's an art lover to choose? Start with the Brooklyn Museum show marking the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Act.

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23 Deaths — and Many Chinese Myths — on Nine Screens

Sunday, December 01, 2013

A tragedy that killed 23 Chinese migrant workers in England nine years ago is the theme of a new massive art piece.

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A Troublemaker Who Is Loved by Collectors

Sunday, October 27, 2013

An artist who is revered by collectors has a new show in town.

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Art Talk: What Does "LOVE" Have To Do With It?

Friday, September 27, 2013

There is no lack of paintings that show mountains or human figures. What's in this week? Paintings with words.

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Art Talk: What's Hot in the Fall Art Season? White Men

Thursday, September 12, 2013

"This is an art season that could make you think that the feminist movement never happened." 

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Art Talk: MoMA's Mea Culpa to Hopper and O'Keefe

Friday, August 09, 2013

Edward Hopper and Georgia O’Keeffe are considered some of the best American artists of the 20th century. But it was not easy to find their work at the Museum of Modern Art. At least not until now.

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Art Talk - Museum Lines: Popular or Painful?

Friday, July 12, 2013

Call it the most popular rain in town.

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The Empire

Will.i.am's platform

Monday, January 24, 2011

One of the president's most vocal supporters, Will.i.am. of the Black Eyed Peas, doesn't stick to the script when discussing the campaign, gun control and home foreclosure with Deborah Solomon:

--I don’t want to hope anymore. I don’t think we should hope anymore. We hoped enough. Now we have to do. We all have to do now.

--But is gun control the solution?

--I say: 'Let me pay for that house. It’s yours. You don’t got to pay me back.' It’s that simple.Why am I doing it? Because I said, “Yes we can.”

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