Arts and Culture

Subscribe to Arts and Culture feed Arts and Culture
Art and entertainment commentary plus interviews, book reviews, movie reviews, music reviews, comedy, and visual art. Subscribe to podcasts and follow trends in music, painting, art, architecture, photography, and design.
Updated: 1 hour 6 min ago

Art Exhibit Features Chagall's Works For Ballet And Opera

Mon, 07/31/2017 - 4:17am

A new exhibition at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art explores the role that music and ballet played in the work of painter Marc Chagall.

Sasheer Zamata Uses Comedy To Address Intolerance

Mon, 07/31/2017 - 4:17am

Comedian Sasheer Zamata just came off four seasons on Saturday Night Live. Now, she wants to break through to the next part of her career. She just performed her own standup at the international comedy festival Just For Laughs. NOTE: There is a moment in this story where a racial slur is used and discussed. The word N*gger is repeated 4 times between 2:46 and 2:54.

'Game Of Thrones' Season 7, Episode 3: 'I've Brought Ice And Fire Together'

Mon, 07/31/2017 - 3:30am

The third episode of Game of Thrones' seventh season, "The Queen's Justice," featured a long-awaited meeting, a long-awaited reunion, and a long-dreaded goodbye to the show's best character.

(Image credit: HBO)

How Much Can A Vision Of Your 'Future Self' Motivate You To Achieve?

Sun, 07/30/2017 - 5:34pm

Invisibilia co-host Alix Spiegel introduces us to a young man whose sights were set far beyond the Syrian orphanage in which he spent part of his childhood.

Even More Great Albums By Women Outside Of The Top 150

Sun, 07/30/2017 - 5:34pm

NPR Music recently released a top-ranking list of 150 albums by women. NPR's Noel King chats with Jill Sternheimer of the Lincoln Center and NPR's Paula Mejia who had some of tough decisions.

Museum's Plan To Sell 40 Works Has Art World Up In Arms

Sun, 07/30/2017 - 2:27pm

The auction, including two Rockwell paintings, would fund the Berkshire Museum's renovation and increase its endowment. But two prominent museum organizations say the sale violates fundamental ethics.

(Image credit: Alan Solomon/AP)




WLRH Public Radio
UAH Campus
John Wright Drive
Huntsville, AL 35899

Get Directions


(256) 895-9574

(800) 239-9574