Sean David Wright

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A Violin Concerto Back From Beyond The Grave

Classical music meets Halloween and the paranormal Thursday night when the National Symphony Orchestra plays the Schumann Violin Concerto, a work buried for nearly a century and recovered — or so the story goes — by a message from the beyond.<p>In the summer of 1853, the young violinist Joseph Joachim …

Eleven untranslatable words

Norwegians have a word that means ‘to sit outside on a sunny day enjoying a beer’. BBC Culture meets an artist fascinated by languages’ unique terms.<p>In 1983, the writers Douglas Adams and John Lloyd compiled The Meaning of Liff, “a dictionary of things that there aren't any words for yet”. It …

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Illustrations by Jace Wallace

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Political portraits in the media age

In the age of Instagram and rolling news, how should artists depict world leaders? And is there any point? Jason Farago reflects on the problems of political portraiture.<p>She gazes into the middle distance, eyes squinting, brow furrowed. Her brown hair is slightly flecked with grey and the ends of …

Art

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Art & Painting

Delawer Omar Art

Paintings from Jonny Ruzzo, now showing at Bunny Cutlet Gallery in Brooklyn. 

Paintings from Jonny Ruzzo, now showing at Bunny Cutlet Gallery in Brooklyn.

Art & Painting

Art & Painting

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Art & Painting

Malcolm Liepke

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Art & Painting