1. art and soul
    The Queer Artist of Color Exploding Those Very LabelsChristina Quarles captures how it feels to be in any human body.
  2. art and soul
    Alia Shawkat’s Private Art Practice Is Now PublicThe Search Party actress on her first solo show, on view this week at SPRING/BREAK Art Show in Los Angeles.
  3. the bigger picture
    A Different Kind of Family Photo AlbumWith Santa Barbara, photographer Diana Markosian recreates and reimagines her mother’s pursuit of the American Dream.
  4. essential workers
    They Sewed Protective Masks and Gowns. Who Protected Them?Three L.A. Apparel garment workers on the company’s deadly COVID outbreak last year, when 375 people in one warehouse tested positive.
  5. art and soul
    The Artist Whose Paintings Have Captivated Ta-Nehisi CoatesCalida Rawles on depicting godlike black bodies.
  6. gallery
    See an Artist’s Celebration of Black HairAcclaimed artist Lorna Simpson has a beautiful new book.
  7. gallery
    Beyond Harajuku: On Tokyo’s Fashion Landscape NowA new book captures the avant-garde looks of Tokyo’s modern street style.
  8. photography
    What Does It Mean to Dress Like a Woman?From Bangladeshi garment workers to U.S. First Ladies: portraits of women at work.
  9. gallery
    The Photographer Mocking Beauty Standards With Her MomFor Natalie Krick, it’s a family affair.
  10. gallery
    Trans Women Reclaim Places of LGBTQ Hate CrimesA photography show at the Museum of Sex documents Peru’s LGBTQ community.
  11. gallery
    The Brooklyn Museum Revisits The Dinner Party by Judy ChicagoA new exhibit honors the tenth anniversary of the Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art.
  12. gallery
    Radical Latin-American Women Who Changed the Art WorldMore than 120 artists are featured in a new Los Angeles retrospective.
  13. gallery
    Queer Chicano Artists and Activism in 1970s L.A.A new exhibit at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Los Angeles.
  14. gallery
    Unseen Photographs of Black Female ActivistsSee portraits from the ICP showcase “Black Lives (Have Always) Mattered.”
  15. gallery
    A New Photography Book Unmasks Fashion’s Glittery FaçadeBling Bling Baby is inspired by ‘90s hip-hop.
  16. gallery
    Remembering Georgia O’Keeffe’s Minimalist StyleHer suits and silver jewelry are on display at the Brooklyn Museum.
  17. gallery
    See Striking Posters Created by a 1970s Feminist Art CollectiveA collection of graphic prints from See Red Women’s Workshop.
  18. gallery
    A New Exhibit of 1960s Paris Fashion Reminds Us That Everything Is CyclicalA vintage yellow YSL jacket in FIT’s new retrospective looks a lot like Calvin Klein’s latest hit.
  19. gallery
    Yayoi Kusama Made the Ultimate Instagram ExhibitThe artist’s mirrored infinity rooms open in Washington, D.C., this month.
  20. gallery
    This Vogue Editor Creates the Wildest Photo ShootsA new book goes behind the scenes with Phyllis Posnick.
  21. A Controversial Artist’s Take on Sex, Beauty, and ConsumptionMarilyn Minter’s Brooklyn Museum retrospective.
  22. gallery
    The Most Dramatic Backstage Photos You’ll See All Fashion MonthPreview the book Landon Nordeman: Out of Fashion.
  23. gallery
    The Most Outrageous Party Photos From Andy Warhol’s Factory DaysPreview the book Brigid Berlin: Polaroids.
  24. gallery
    An Artist’s Ode to New York City Sanitation WorkersMierle Laderman Ukeles is the Department of Sanitation’s official artist-in-residence.
  25. gallery
    The Female Artist Who Challenged Hitler’s NazisCollages from the new book Hannah Höch: Life Portrait.
  26. gallery
    Pushing the Outer Limits of PhotographyA new exhibit focuses on experimental works.
  27. gallery
    Oh, to Be These Extravagant, Wanderlust FriendsWhy not photograph your friends traveling the world?
  28. gallery
    Private Moments Hidden in the Public EyePhotographs from the ICP’s new exhibit Public, Private, Secret.
  29. gallery
    Capturing Tiny, From Prostitution to MotherhoodMary Ellen Mark photographed her for 30 years.
  30. gallery
    Tour This Museum in an Abandoned Elevator ShaftIt has Trump vodka, Caitlyn Jenner cookies, and cornflakes.