Eric Wong

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Richard Estes’s Paintings Appear More Real Than Photographs

A retrospective of Estes’s photorealistic paintings features panoramas more luminous and detailed than what many cameras can capture.<p>With so many art critics declaring painting dead, photorealism can seem especially unfashionable, if not downright outdated. But American artist Richard Estes has …


'Two Faces' Of Reinvention And Deceptive Identity

Adapted from a Patricia Highsmith novel, <i>The Two Faces of January</i> is, like Highsmith's <i>The Talented Mr. Ripley</i>, a tale of deceptive identities. When we meet Chester (Viggo Mortensen) and Colette (Kirsten Dunst) in 1960s Greece, they seem like a rich, elegant American couple casually touring Europe. …

Anthony Bourdain Has Become The Future Of Cable News, And He Couldn’t Care Less

The host of CNN’s Parts Unknown (starting again on Sunday) wants to make a great show–and challenge some cultural assumptions.<p>“Ready to eat well?” asks Anthony Bourdain.<p>The chef turned TV star is leading the way toward a pair of narrow seats at the New York outpost of a Michelin-rated Tokyo …

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