- China detains artist who posted humorous photo of president Updated: May-28-15 11:08 am
BEIJING - Authorities have detained an obscure Chinese artist after he posted a humorous portrait of President Xi Jinping online, his wife said Thursday.
- Review: Melancholy 'Aloft' buckles under leaden themes Updated: May-19-15 2:51 pm
"Aloft" is not an easy film. Peruvian director Claudia Llosa's meditative, generation-spanning drama about a falconer (Cillian Murphy) on a journey to find his healer and artist mother (Jennifer Connelly) languishes in tragedy. The frozen landscape is sun-soaked but unforgiving and the characters are burdened with the weight of the world and a futile hope for salvation.
- New exhibit and book celebrates artist Al Hirschfeld Updated: May-19-15 8:36 am
NEW YORK - Carol Channing's toothy grin. The Marx Brothers hamming it up. The cast of "Rent" performing a frenetic ensemble number.