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August 06, 2019

August 06, 2019

“Beloved” Author and Literary Titan Toni Morrison Dies at 88

“Beloved” Author and Literary Titan Toni Morrison Dies at 88

Toni Morrison, the author of important American works such as “Beloved,” “Sula,” and “The Bluest Eye” has died at 88.

July 31, 2019

July 31, 2019

Artist Noel Kassewitz‘s Take on Saving the Planet

Artist Noel Kassewitz‘s Take on Saving the Planet

Some of Noel Kassewitz’s paintings, photographs, and video art depict the act of floating. The construction calls attention to rising sea levels.

July 25, 2019

July 25, 2019

Make Your LV Handbag a Masterpiece at “Louis Vuitton X” Exhibition

Make Your LV Handbag a Masterpiece at “Louis Vuitton X” Exhibition

Trot along the fashion house’s 160-year history of artistic collaborations in the fashion-forward exhibition Louis Vuitton X.

July 12, 2019

July 12, 2019

Project Blue Boy Reveals Dog, Other Conservation Findings Beneath Surface of Iconic Painting

Project Blue Boy Reveals Dog, Other Conservation Findings Beneath Surface of Iconic Painting

The Blue Boy, painted in 1770 by renowned English artist Thomas Gainsborough, is one of the most iconic paintings in British history. Nearly 250 years old, the painting's canvas lining has begun to separate.

June 24, 2019

June 24, 2019

Celebrating the Renowned Chef through Bourdain Day

Celebrating the Renowned Chef through Bourdain Day

June 25 is the culture-seeker Anthony Bourdain's birthday. We celebrate his life, legacy, and passion with a four-hour showcase of select episodes from his Emmy Award-winning series Anthony Bourdain: No Reservations. The tribute starts on air at 12PM ET on Tuesday, June 25.

June 10, 2019

June 10, 2019

Ali Stroker Wins Tony, Making History on Four Wheels

Ali Stroker Wins Tony, Making History on Four Wheels

Last night at the Tony Awards, Ali Stroker became the first person who uses a wheelchair to win the coveted Tony Award. Stroker won for her portrayal of Ado Annie in the current production of Oklahoma!

May 24, 2019

May 24, 2019

Daft Punk Orchestrates Exhibition at Philharmonie de Paris

Daft Punk Orchestrates Exhibition at Philharmonie de Paris

The mad geniuses (un)known as Daft Punk live in Paris? Well... sort of. Currently on view until August 11, 2019 at the historic Philharmonie de Paris, the robot duo is making an appearance in an immersive exhibition about electronic music titled Electro: From Kraftwerk to Daft Punk.

April 29, 2019

April 29, 2019

Boyz n the Hood Director John Singleton Dies

Boyz n the Hood Director John Singleton Dies

We lost the great filmmaker John Singleton today, after his family made the difficult decision to take him off of life support. Singleton was a pioneer in his craft as writer-director and TV producer.

April 09, 2019

April 09, 2019

Art-Reach in Philadelphia Receives Stand For The Arts Award from Ovation and Comcast

Art-Reach in Philadelphia Receives Stand For The Arts Award from Ovation and Comcast

Art-Reach Philly works tirelessly to make the arts accessible to everyone in their community.

March 29, 2019

March 29, 2019

Hollywood Mourns Agnès Varda, French New Wave Filmmaker

Hollywood Mourns Agnès Varda, French New Wave Filmmaker

France, along with Hollywood, mourns the passing of one of the most influential filmmakers of our time. Agnès Varda has passed away in Paris. She was 90 years old.

March 20, 2019

March 20, 2019

Ovation’s Statement on Trump Administration’s Proposal to Eliminate NEA and NEH Funding

Ovation’s Statement on Trump Administration’s Proposal to Eliminate NEA and NEH Funding

The decision by the current Administration to eliminate the funding […]

March 08, 2019

March 08, 2019

Murdoch Mysteries Mansion: How Faithful is it to Frank Lloyd Wright’s Designs?

Murdoch Mysteries Mansion: How Faithful is it to Frank Lloyd Wright’s Designs?

Murdoch Mysteries returns on Saturday, April 20, at 7PM ET! That’s SIX Saturdays away, so we did a little historical detective work to give you a sneak peak of the season premiere.