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Ian Epstein

  1. fall preview 2016
    Emma Donoghue on Writing About Children“One of the amazing things about children is how unquestioningly they get on with whatever their peculiar circumstances are.”
  2. fall preview 2016
    35 Can’t-Miss Art Exhibits Opening This Fall Oscar Murillo, Agnes Martin, Carrie Mae Weems, and more.
  3. fashion nostalgia
    5 Fashion Standbys That Were Invented in New YorkLike the safety pin and the baseball cap.
  4. tv
    How TV’s Supergirl Got Her New LookThe CBS reboot’s costume designer explains how she tweaked the iconic getup.
  5. 4 Music Festivals That Are Better Than Burning ManFestival-circuit regular Allie Silver of music management firm Free Radical Productions shares her favorite new international fêtes.
  6. 4 Music Festivals That Are Better Than Burning ManFestival-circuit regular Allie Silver of music management firm Free Radical Productions shares her favorite new international fêtes.
  7. books
    Lorin Stein on Translating France’s Most Dangerous AuthorThe Paris Review editor discusses tackling Michel Houellebecq’s Submission.
  8. the royal family
    As of Today, Queen Elizabeth II Is Britain’s Longest-Ruling MonarchAt 63 years and 216 days, she just surpassed Victoria. A dual look back at two queens, 127 years, and many, many pets.
  9. fall preview 2015
    32 Must-See Art Exhibits Opening This FallPicasso, Dana Schutz, Frank Stella, and more.
  10. fall preview 2015
    46 Books to Read This FallFrom Mary Gaitskill, Jonathan Franzen, Eka Kurniawan, and more.
  11. What Does Polish Grunge Nostalgia Look Like?Skinny boys and post–Iron Curtain grunge: Cut It Short by Tomasz Liboska and Michal Solarski.
  12. slideshow
    Dennis Feldman’s Guide to Hollywood Boulevard’s Fantastic Weirdos, 1969–72“I was doing a catalogue of Americans by psychology.”
  13. art
    Jackson Pollock and Lee Krasner in Their Bathing Suits in the HamptonsClement Greenberg stopped by.
  14. Watch Abdelkader Benchamma Draw His Big Bang Drawing at the Drawing CenterHow do you draw dark matter?
  15. excerpt
    Natalie Frank’s Grim Fairy-Tale Art“I’m going to marry my daughter, for she is the living image of my dead wife.”
  16. art
    21 Art Books to Give This HolidayForget stocking stuffers: Fill your mind with these literary gems. 
  17. slideshow
    Eric Fischl Questions America’s Obsession With DollsThe painter walks SEEN through his curated show at the FLAG Art Foundation.
  18. 27 Must-See Art Exhibits Opening This FallDaniel Gordon, Henri Matisse, Richard Serra, and more.