Sol Yaged was 12 and living in Coney Island when he first heard Benny Goodman and his band on the radio in 1935. It was an experience that would guide him for more than 80 years. “They were so hot I still
The sport of Formula One has united to pay tribute to the courage and bravery of its three-times world champion, Niki Lauda, who has died at the age of 70. The Austrian died in Vienna on Monday, his family
Henry Mundy, abstract painter who took a long break from the art scene and destroyed much of his own work – obituary
Henry Mundy, who has died aged 100, was an abstract painter with connections to the Situationist International whose work featured in three influential exhibitions in the 1950s and early 1960s – “Place”
Thomas Nozkowski, whose small, insistent, richly hued abstractions upended the heroic scale of postwar New York art and helped push painting in a more accessible, personal and wryly self-aware direction,
Pulitzer Prize-winning author Herman Wouk has died. Wouk was famous for his sprawling World War II novels, including The Winds of War and War and Remembrance, and for his portrayal of Jewish Americans
Eva de La O, a lyric soprano who founded a chamber music ensemble that introduced Hispanic classical composers and performers to new audiences for nearly four decades, died on May 4 in Manhattan. She 88.