Arts Fuse critics select the best in film, dance, visual art, theater, music, and author events for the coming weeks.
Latest in Visual Arts
The book will stand as a good first stop for anyone interested in Alfred Stieglitz, 20th-century photography, or American modern art.
Latest in Music
Thanks to BEMF for once again presenting Benjamin Bagby, who seems incapable of serving up anything but a wonderfully memorable experience.
Latest in Dance
In this piece, Peter DiMuro asks a vital question: how has history informed the ways we look at queerness today?
Latest in Television
All three episodes have intriguing storylines, with plenty of human pathos and drama: but I admit to finding the first and third episodes a bit too digitally-focused for my taste.
Latest in Books
Peter Schjeldahl debunks (and praises) works of art, while also acknowledging the strategic importance of beauty.
Latest in Theater
Pacific Overtures offers a history lesson — but it is an entertaining, moving, thought-provoking, and timely one.
Latest in Film
Director Howard Hawks’ signature statement was the depiction of the American (or mostly American) male group with a task to accomplish.
Latest in Food
There are 170 recipes in King Solomon’s Table . Joan Nathan, a sort of culinary archeologist, tracks down the details of their origins to Biblical times.