Art & Culture

Artist Ai Weiwei Reflects on the Global Refugee Crisis

The Chinese artist's “Good Fences Make Good Neighbors” exhibition, in partnership with the Public Art Fund, will appear across New York City...

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This Cuban Artist Was Jailed for Her Art—Now She Plans to Run for President

Tania Bruguera is nurturing fellow creative activists through art with a message.

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How a Photograph Can Save a Species

Through his camera, Nick Brandt has shown the world the devastation of African poaching and deforestation. Through his foundation, he’s doing...


A Film Writer's Guide to the Telluride Film Festival

Vanity Fair Hollywood Correspondent Rebecca Keegan shares what to do and where to visit while you're there.

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The Former Teacher Fighting to Give Educators a Voice

Sydney Morris, cofounder of the nonprofit Educators for Excellence, aims to give educators a leading voice in the policies that affect their...

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Architect David Adjaye on Creating the World We Want to See

Known for projects like the National Museum of African American History and Culture, Adjaye believes in working together to build a better...

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From Inmates to Graduates: The Prison-to-College Pipeline

Inside the NYC-based program that gives the incarcerated a second chance.

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How an Artist and a Solar Engineer Are Lighting Up the World

Olafur Eliasson and Frederik Ottesen's Little Sun project is bringing light to those who need it.

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How One Pianist Is Bringing Music Classes to Schools Across America

With his nonprofit organization Keys of Inspiration, pianist Lang Lang is giving children across the country an opportunity to explore music.

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'Transparent' Creator Jill Soloway on the Arts and Civil Rights

The creator of the hit Amazon series speaks about how art encourages empathy in everyone.