By Ann C. Collins
FEB 2020 | ArtSeen
It may be that history, as Winston Churchill said, is written by the victors, but a deep satisfaction can be had for those who redraft it. Cree artist Kent Monkman does just that for the Metropolitan Museum of Arts inaugural Great Hall Commission. Monkman reverses the European gaze, presenting Indigenous people as heroes who welcome and rescue invading newcomers.
By Madeline Whittle
FEB 2021 | Film
An exceptional ensemble castincluding Michelle Pfeiffer and Lucas Hedgesrenders the absurd with singular emotional nuance (and comic timing) in Azazel Jacobss latest, co-written by and adapted from a novel by Patrick DeWitt.