Thursday, May 7

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The Most Unusual Art Gift Ever

The holdings of the Seattle Art Museum are historically male-dominated. When Matthew Offenbacher won a prize for his own art, he decided to use it to beef up their queer and female holdings.

Monday, May 4

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Hot Shmurda

He went from a viral pop hit to an arrest for conspiracy to murder charges in just under six months. Was Bobby Shmurda “too real” for his label?

Sunday, May 3

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The Desert Blues

The musicians of Mali find themselves in the middle of a civil war.

Saturday, May 2

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How Hollywood Keeps Out Women

On the second-class status of women film directors.

Friday, May 1

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A Strangely Funny Russian Genius

“Russian humor is slapstick, only you actually die.”

Thursday, April 30

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The New New Museum

On the evolution of the Whitney Museum.

Sunday, April 26

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Chloë's Scene

A profile of Chloë Sevigny, 19-year-old It Girl.

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The Deadpan Genius of Buster Keaton

The melancholy comedy of the silent screen star.

Excerpted from The Life of Images: Selected Prose.

Saturday, April 25

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The Exile of the Bohemians

The artists are leaving San Francisco.

Thursday, April 23

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The Strange Experience of Having My Memoir Turned Into a Movie

Most people think they’d be thrilled to have their memoir snapped up for a movie. The author had a different, more troubled experience.

Wednesday, April 22

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The Catastrophe

Tracking Spalding Grey’s descent towards suicide.

Sunday, April 19

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Drake in Real Life

A week at Coachella with the rapper and some mushrooms.