Into the Black

Until an illness drove him mad, Goya was simply a Spanish court painter. But in his portraits of the Altamira family, had the darkness already begun to stir?

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No Regrets

Jasper Johns' latest show at MoMA reminds us that sometimes with art, the meaning is found in the making.

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In the Buff

The naked woman in art isn’t unusual, but we have trouble viewing the male body as a sexual, or artistic, object.

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City Views

Forget what Léger can offer the city; what can the city offer the painter?

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