John Maier

Podcasts

Power: The Maxwells is enjoyably tasteless

The Maxwell family iconography is simply irresistible

By John Maier

Book Review

The program of art plunder initiated by Hermann Göring continued long after the war’s end

Göring’s Man in Paris: The Story of a Nazi Art Plunderer and His World by Jonathan Petropoulos reviewed

By John Maier

Architecture

A passion for pastiche: China’s Potemkin villages

Fake Heritage: Why We Rebuild Monuments by John Darlington reviewed

By John Maier

Books

Woody Allen, in his own words

Apropos of Nothing by Woody Allen reviewed

By John Maier

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