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  • Issue of anti-gay bullying comes to the Smithsonian

     
    With good reason, the nation has been focused for several months on horrific stories of anti-gay bullying in American schools. The torment of kids by other kids, sometimes leading to the tragedy of suicide, prompted Congress to hold a briefing......
  • 'Gay art': The Catholic League responds to commentary on 'anti-Christian' remark

     
    On Monday, I wrote a column saying that the New York-based Catholic League, which describes itself as the nation's largest Catholic civil-rights organization, was incorrect to characterize a video in a Washington, D.C., exhibition at the National Portrait...
  • Critic's Notebook: Smithsonian public forum on censorship? Not so much

     
    Christopher Knight on Smithsonian plans for a flawed public forum on censorship...
  • The Unblinking Stare of Walker Evans at the Florence Griswold Museum in Old Lyme

    The Unblinking Stare of Walker Evans at the Florence Griswold Museum in Old Lyme
    The Exacting Eye of Walker Evans Through Jan. 29, 2012, Florence Griswold Museum, 96 Lyme St., Old Lyme, (860) 434-5542   "Stare, pry, listen, eavesdrop. Die knowing something. You are not here long." So advised Walker Evans (1901-1975), who knew...
  • Roy DeCarava dies at 89; art photographer depicted the African American experience

    Roy DeCarava dies at 89; art photographer depicted the African American experience
    Roy DeCarava, an art photographer whose pictures of everyday life in Harlem helped clarify the African American experience for a wider audience, has died. He was 89. He died Tuesday in New York City, his daughter Wendy DeCarava said. The cause was not...
  • The List: Art Openings

    So much art, so little time. How to best navigate the Los Angeles gallery and museum scene? Here are critic's previews, openings and continuing shows for the week beginning Thursday, June 26. Critic's Preview Christopher Knight, Times Art Critic Chris &...
  • New Yorks Carlyle Hotel introduces Empire Suite

    The opulent Carlyle Hotel houses a rarefied mix of New York's power elite, who either reside in one of the apartments or stay over in the exclusive suites, at prices beyond belief. Recently, the Carlyle converted one of the residences into the Empire...
  • Chrysler Museum showcases wealth of women's art in its collection

    Chrysler Museum showcases wealth of women's art in its collection
    When you have a permanent collection that runs as deep and rich as that of the Chrysler Museum of Art, you're bound to find all sorts of work that can tell an interesting story. But even people who know the Chrysler well might not have suspected the...