Arts

It’s the blood that gets you

September 18, 2018 8:55 am

Delacroix in the flesh, at the Met

Gloriously macho: Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan reviewed

September 13, 2018 8:49 am

For too long the leftie-dominated entertainment industry has been ignoring the truth about our world

Adolf Eichmann, the model of a modern mass murderer

September 9, 2018 1:21 pm

Operation Finale reviewed

2001: A Space Odyssey still gets better as it goes along, 50 years on

September 7, 2018 7:39 am

The critics who disliked 2001 on its initial release found the characters empty and the plot thin — but it’s their criticism that has dated badly

Sensation seeking

September 6, 2018 9:57 am

The Seagull reviewed

It’s not just the moon landings. Everywhere, the PC brigade is rewriting history

September 6, 2018 6:50 am

I remember the moon landing very well. I was nine years old. I can remember too my sense of outrage…

Hank Mobley, the greatest sax player you never heard

September 3, 2018 8:37 am

The forgotten genius of Blue Note was a prince among players, but he died a pauper

Any storm in a port

September 2, 2018 12:11 pm

The Bookshop reviewed

Millennials aren’t taking offence. They’re hunting for victims

August 30, 2018 8:11 am

The noble defence of an infinitely multiplying list of ‘marginalised groups’ is a predatory movement

The Precisionist Impulse: in search of the first American art movement

August 27, 2018 5:01 am

The group melded the materialism of the urban landscape with what was idealistic and essentially Romantic about the city

Handling Pooh with kid gloves

August 25, 2018 4:35 am

Christopher Robin reviewed

Stop calling me ‘a privileged white man’ – I’m more than that

August 23, 2018 8:23 am

There’s only one thing you can’t be in our pluralistic society, and that’s just you

Jimmy Page is a Capricorn – that says it all

August 23, 2018 7:18 am

Jimmy Page: The Definitive Biography by Chris Salewicz reviewed

Where did all the Chippendales go?

August 21, 2018 5:54 am

Time to buy brown

Life ‘n’ Arts podcast: celebrating American audacity with William Giraldi

August 20, 2018 12:12 pm

William Giraldi, author of the novels Busy Monsters and Hold the Dark ahead of publishing his first collection of essays,

The backlash against Spike Lee’s BlacKkKlansman leads towards a divided America

August 20, 2018 10:05 am

David Duke would be proud of Boots Riley’s argument

The poetry of Tommy Robinson

August 17, 2018 10:17 am

They said politics couldn’t get verse, but now it has...

V.S. Naipaul’s gentle side

August 16, 2018 1:21 pm

The last week of the celebrated and controversial author.

Only Aretha Franklin had the soul power to summon the spirit at will

August 16, 2018 12:06 pm

The Queen of Soul is dead — there is no plausible heir.

Azealia Banks is telling the truth

August 14, 2018 6:19 pm

Online life is no life at all

Thank God for the return of the generation gap in pop

August 9, 2018 7:23 am

Pop was invented for teenagers, and it’s wholly appropriate that it should have outposts that are completely remote to me.

Did Ed Balls mean to make a documentary on the joys of Trump’s America?

August 2, 2018 10:50 am

The former British Shadow Chancellor’s new documentary is more favourable of Trumpsters than anyone at the BBC could have ever imagined.

The artist who breathes Technicolor life into historic photographs

August 2, 2018 10:23 am

‘My goal is to build a bridge between the present and the past.’