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Entries by Priscilla Frank from 03/2013

Bounce Film: Abteen Bagheri's Short 'That B.E.A.T.' Captures New Orleans' New Beat (VIDEO)

Posted 03.01.2013 | Arts

Bounce music is a genre drawing off Mardi Gras' rowdiness, hip-hop's beats and New Orleans' competitive energy. As stated in the video above: "Even if...

Pope Play: Tom Attea's 'Benedictus' Heads Off-Broadway

Posted 03.01.2013 | Arts

NEW YORK — The debut of Tom Attea's new play is likely to benefit from some holy timing – he's written a play about a pope resigning. The...

'Ed Ruscha Books & Co.' Heads To Gagosian Gallery (PHOTOS)

Posted 03.01.2013 | Arts

You may find it hard to believe that an artist hailing from Omaha, Nebraska would come to capture the aesthetic, landscape and vernacular of Los Angel...

Women's History Month Artists: Celebrating WHM With Judy Chicago As The King Of Hearts

Posted 03.01.2013 | Arts

HuffPost Arts&Culture is celebrating Women's History Month with the help of our favorite artists -- female artists, of course. Every day of March we'r...

Women's History Month Artists: Celebrating WHM With Tracey Emin As The Jack Of Hearts

Posted 03.02.2013 | Arts

HuffPost Arts&Culture is celebrating Women's History Month with the help of our favorite artists -- female artists, of course. Every day of March we'r...

Allison Schulnik Interview: The Impasto-Happy Artist Talks California, Procrastination And Scary Clowns (PHOTOS)

Posted 03.02.2013 | Arts

Allison Schulnik's artworks depict a cast of mangled outsiders that exist somewhere between the circus and the cemetery. If the sugary story lines of ...

Stoppard And Margulies Plays About Marriages In Crisis Head To Broadway

Posted 03.04.2013 | Arts

NEW YORK — Two celebrated stage works about marriages in crisis by Tom Stoppard and Donald Margulies are heading to Broadway. The Roundabout Th...

'The Bay Lights': Leo Villareal Lights Up San Francisco's 'Other' Bridge

Posted 03.04.2013 | Arts

SAN FRANCISCO -- After more than 75 years in the shadow of its glamorous cousin, San Francisco's "other" bridge is getting a chance to shine. The San...

Milo Rau, Pussy Riot Play Director, Hassled By Russian Officials

Posted 03.04.2013 | Arts

MOSCOW — A Swiss theater director said Monday that Russian immigration officials, Cossacks, and several police officers barged into a Moscow the...

Broadway 'Cinderella' Filled With Freshness (REVIEW)

Posted 03.04.2013 | Arts

NEW YORK — What's this happening in Cinderella's magical kingdom? Is that a challenge to absolute monarchy we hear amid the romance and dancing?...

Willemijn Verkaik, Dutch Singer, Takes Her 'Wicked' Role To Broadway

Posted 03.04.2013 | Arts

NEW YORK — There's a little bottle of champagne in Willemijn Verkaik's dressing room. It sits unopened – she's already plenty giddy. Verk...

While The Rich Get Richer...

Posted 03.04.2013 | Arts

President Barack Obama put the middle class at the heart of his State of the Union address last month. "Corporate profits have skyrocketed to all-time...

Two Kunsthal Theft Paintings Were Probably Burned, EVZ Says

Posted 03.04.2013 | Arts
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Romanian prosecutors are investigating the mother of a suspect allegedly involved in the theft of paintings from the Kunsthal Museum in Rotterdam afte...

Salt Art: Time Lapse Video By Motoi Yamamoto Will Take Your Breath Away (VIDEO)

Posted 03.04.2013 | Arts

"Drawing a labyrinth with salt is like following a trace of my memory," artist Motoi Yamamoto once wrote of his art in the exhibition, "Force of Natur...

Ginger, Brooklyn Stone Sculpture, Discovered After Decades And Prompts Investigation... And More Arts News

Posted 03.04.2013 | Arts

Brooklyn may have been home to Bohemian artists for even longer than we thought. According to the New York Times, Brooklyn's newest mysterious "It gir...

Photography Mystery: US Seizes 2,200 Pieces Of Artwork From Owner Philip Rivkin

Posted 03.04.2013 | Arts

NEWARK, N.J. -- The massive trove of artwork arrived in New Jersey last year from Texas on an 18-wheeler – its contents a mystery. After five d...

Beautiful Behind-the-Scenes Photos From 20 Art House Films – Flavorwire

Posted 03.04.2013 | Arts
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We make no secret about our fascination with behind-the-scenes photos and footage from our favorite films. From horror movies, to classic cinema, and ...

'Fortress Of Solitude' Musical Heads To NYC's Public Theater

Posted 03.04.2013 | Arts

NEW YORK — A musical based on Jonathan Lethem's celebrated 2003 novel "The Fortress of Solitude" is heading toward New York. The Public Theater...

Women's History Month Artists: Celebrating WHM With Eva & Adele As The Two Of Diamonds

Posted 03.04.2013 | Arts

HuffPost Arts&Culture is celebrating Women's History Month with the help of our favorite artists -- female artists, of course. Every day of March we'r...

Armory Week 2013: Can't Miss Events To Put On Your Calendar (PHOTOS)

Posted 03.05.2013 | Arts

Art is in the air, New Yorkers! Armory Arts Week is upon us and although the hefty list of fair exhibitors at the Armory Show is enough to drive an...

Liu Bolin TED Talk: Time Lapse Video Capture 'Invisible Man' Camouflaging Into Set (VIDEO)

Posted 03.05.2013 | Arts

We were hoping that Liu Bolin, the art world's famous chameleon, would tackle his upcoming TED talk by doing what he does best: disappearing. Although...

Women's History Month Artists: Celebrating WHM With Jeanne-Claude As The Two Of Hearts

Posted 03.05.2013 | Arts

HuffPost Arts&Culture is celebrating Women's History Month with the help of our favorite artists -- female artists, of course. Every day of March we'r...

Mary Cassatt Prints Go On View At The New York Public Library

Posted 03.05.2013 | Arts

NEW YORK -- The New York Public Library's archive is so massive that some of the material has never been seen except on request. Beginning Friday, th...

George Lucas Plans To Open Art Museum

Posted 03.05.2013 | Arts

George Lucas may not be directing the new Star Wars movies, but he's still found ways to occupy his time. In an interview with CBS This Morning today,...

American Dream Shows Its Dark Side In Mike Mellia's Satirical Photography Series (PHOTOS)

Posted 03.05.2013 | Arts

As one of the characters states in Gary Shteyngart’s "Super Sad True Love Story," it's “zero hour for our economy, zero hour for our military migh...