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Can Groundbreaking Architecture Spur Social Change?

One firm set out to do just that.

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Inside the Life and Art Collections of Francesca Thyssen-Bornemisza

Collector, activist, and philanthropist Francesca Thyssen-Bornemisza is using her far-flung assemblage of art spaces to take a stand on the...

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Louis Vuitton’s Latest Collaborations Combine Art and Fashion in New Ways

Louis Vuitton’s recent partnerships take the brand’s long history of combining art and fashion into new territory.

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The 30 Biggest Cultural Events Turning 30 This Year

As Departures celebrates its 30th anniversary, we’re shining a light on the moments that defined the year that it all came together.

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Cyrill Gutsch and Yves Béhar Talk Sustainability

They may have different ideas about how to get there, but these two groundbreaking creatives agree there’s one goal: healthy, plastic-free...

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These Boundary-Pushing Playwrights Talk Theater, Creative Activism, and Turning Trauma Into High Art

Anna Deavere Smith and Jeremy O. Harris open up to Departures.

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Swizz Beatz, Jordan Casteel, Hank Willis Thomas, and Derrick Adams Talk African American Art

A top collector and three trailblazing artists on breaking down barriers and recognizing the value of African American art.

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Lin-Manuel Miranda Discusses His Mission as an Artist Activist

The busiest man in show business—and father of two—has time and passion to spare to fight for the causes he believes in.

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Here's How to Experience Even More Magic with Harry Potter on Broadway

Be a part of the continuation of J.K. Rowling's iconic saga as an American Express Platinum Card Member.