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A range of projects in Documenta 14 show that art can potentially change history, not just reflect it — and we have serious things to think about.

6/23/2017 10:26:47 AM

The artist specialized in light sculptures, brutal music and ignoring the establishment.

6/23/2017 10:05:49 AM

There is nothing simple about the work of Belkis Ayón, a printmaker who drew her inspiration from the Abaquá, a secret male society with an origin story based on female betrayal.

6/22/2017 9:39:49 AM

Five exhibitions celebrate Expo 67, revisiting that watershed moment of a great futuristic fair in Montreal, 50 years ago.

6/22/2017 3:29:25 PM

The political and often darkly comic art of this country in the 1960s and ’70s came out of a world of house parties and private handshakes.

6/22/2017 2:22:57 PM

New layers to the art of Betty Parsons; the painter Peter Shear gets his first New York solo show; and Leidy Churchman responds to the threat of the internet.

6/22/2017 3:20:55 PM

The playwright Lynn Nottage’s Brooklyn house is a standing-room-only theater-in-the-round of African-American art: its contents and its discontents.

6/22/2017 12:06:59 PM

The new museum dedicated to Theodor Geisel, better known as Dr. Seuss, in Springfield, Mass., left out some controversial political cartoons.

6/21/2017 3:03:46 PM

The artist donated his large sculpture “Bouquet of Tulips” to honor terrorism victims. The project is stuck in red tape, and its critics wish it would disappear.

6/20/2017 2:48:59 PM

The German-born Mr. Breder left New York for the University of Iowa to establish the first interdisciplinary art program of its kind.

6/23/2017 6:52:59 PM