Campus SaVE Act Responds to College Campus Sexual Violence

There is an important backstory to the fight for protecting students from sexual violence. It dates back to 1986, when 19-year-old student Jeanne Clery was raped and murdered in her dormitory room at Lehigh University.

Shifting Sands: New Dynamics in the Bronx Art Scene

The dialogue went far deeper than a mere discussion of the current landscape of the Bronx art scene. It raised questions, and some hackles, about competing community needs, gentrification, constituencies that are too frequently powerless, and big money.

American Petroleum Institute Ads Target Smog Rules

The American Petroleum Institute is disseminating a series of ads that have an Orwellian quality about them.

“Frida Kahlo: Art, Garden, Life”

Adriana Zavala, guest curator, qualified Kahlo’s home as an “extension of her personal cosmology,” saying, “There are still things to learn about Kahlo.”

Ellen Weider: Drypoints in a Digital Age

Weider is preoccupied with an examination of domestic objects. Her visual terrain is repeatedly populated with diaristic contemplations of ordinary furniture: dressers, chairs, tables, beds.

Air Pollution is Making Me Anxious

A new study proposes that air pollution may impact mental health.

A Conversation with Amaranth Ehrenhalt

“Art was all that I ever wanted to do,” said Ehrenhalt. For a girl born in 1928, it wasn’t going to be smooth sailing.

New Congress Targets Climate with “Fifty Days of Nay”

In the key role of supporting actor is climate-denier, Sen. James Inhofe, 80, who has landed the part of a lifetime.

Birds Tell an Urgent Climate Change Message

Birds have an urgent message. The reason they are on the move is due to climate change.

Dorothea Lange: Grab a Hunk of Lightning

In the book, “Dorothea Lange: Grab a Hunk of Lightning,” Lange’s photography is presented with equal weight given to Lange’s intuitive eye for structure and composition, as well as to her burning commitment to social justice.