The epidemic has robbed the world of countless artworks. And it has only just begun.
Christo, who passed away last month at the age of 84, had talent in abundance but none for the visual arts.
If Andy Warhol was a great artist, so was Mort Drucker, the MAD Magazine cartoonist who died last month at the age of 91.
Walter Kempowski’s “Marrow and Bone” offers echoes of Jonathan Swift and George Orwell.
Best known as Inspector Clouseau and Dr. Strangelove, Peter Sellers tried on a menagerie of roles in his lifetime.
Dora Kallmus began photographing celebrities. After World War II, she changed her focus.
The myth was created in part by an artist from Manhattan’s Lower East Side.
Despite the fact that it’s an Academy Award-winning movie about the Holocaust, “Mephisto” is very good.
Created 100 years ago, Paul Klee’s “Angelus Novus” was Walter Benjamin’s prize possession. But where he saw an “Angel of History,” others saw Hitler.
Celebrating its 70th anniversary, “Kind Hearts and Coronets,” starring Alec Guinness, began its life as a novel called “Israel Rank.”