Culture

Profiling new and noteworthy art, music, TV, movies, and personalities

Inside the Tattoo Phenomenon Sweeping Seoul

Tattoos are a powerful assertion for individuality that expands the country’s narrow beauty standards.

Artist Crystal Wagner Applies Her Eye for Color to a Polish Townhouse

A 3D urban installation brings one corner of Lodz to life.

Stop Calling Art ‘Unapologetically Black’

Embracing blackness is a rebellious act in our society.

Lupita Nyong’o: “I Want to Create Opportunities for People of Color”

Queen of Katwe, Lupita Nyong’o brings her talent and brilliance to a story from her native East Africa.

Chordale Booker: From a Jail Cell to the Boxing Ring

Booker discusses how boxing went from a form of physical therapy to a way of life.

“Beauty” wears Giambattista Valli, Gareth Pugh, and Mary Katrantzou

The Cooper Hewitt Museum’s design triennial explores what’s beautiful now.