Though masonic fraternal groups have existed for centuries, their rites and methods have long been shrouded in secrecy.
A new book reconstructs a unique teen bedroom from 1929 and resurrects Joseph Urban’s far-reaching but now-forgotten influence on modern American design.
Though little-known outside of his native country, Smrekar left a strong imprint on his nation’s art world and political thought.
Barbara Bloemink’s thorough, engaging book is the first comprehensive biography and full reading of Stettheimer’s paintings, and gives the artist the attention she has long deserved.
Lasansky’s series drew massive crowds when it toured major museums between 1967 and 1970.
The banana’s dominance and ubiquity has had serious and far-reaching implications for the region, engendering exploitative labor systems, climate change, and migration.
A lavishly illustrated, fascinating book explores the resurgence of Venetian glass and the ways it influenced American ideas about taste and beauty.
A new digital atlas, imagineRio, reveals how the city’s urban evolution has unfolded from its 16th century roots to the present day.
Erick Medel’s labor-intensive pieces pay tribute to the labor being done around him.
Though the area has been at the center of recent border wall debates, its complexity and diversity have been politicized and oversimplified for centuries.
In the mid-1900s, nudists in Britain believed they could improve national health and remedy buttoned-up social norms and rigid class divisions.
Bursztyn created vibrating, noisy kinetic sculptures out of scrap metal and cloth with a mix of sensual and disturbing energy.