Culture Calendar: 18 Things to Do in January 2017

What to do, see, and experience this month around the world.

Courtesy Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
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The new year gets off to a strong start all around the world with a new art museum in Potsdam, a striking concert hall opening in Hamburg, a musical reinvention of Shakespeare in Tokyo, plus rich visual retrospectives (Rothko, Magritte, Dubuffet) at home and abroad, and so much more.

For a look ahead at the top cultural highlights for 2017, see our slideshow »