Culture (Arts)

The Shed, a Rare New Arts Center on the Hudson, Is Set to Open

For its first season, beginning in April, the Shed has commissioned more than a dozen exhibitions, performances and lectures across disciplines.

Artists We Lost in 2018, in Their Words

Quotes from notable actors, musicians, writers and dancers who made us laugh and cry and look at the world in new, myriad ways.

The Week in Arts: Phony Ppl, ‘Destroyer,’ a Broadway Matinee Bonanza

The Brooklyn quintet plays the Mercury Lounge; Nicole Kidman goes undercover; and the theater district has plenty of afternoon offerings.

Late-Night Philosophy Festival Expands to Five U.S. Cities

This year’s American installment of the Night of Ideas will feature appearances by philosophers, musicians, artists and a puppet of Noam Chomsky.