Senior Art Critic, New York Magazine, Vulture.com
Senior art critic for New York Magazine, and a former judge on Bravo's Work of Art: The Next Great Artist
On Monday, Barack and Michelle Obama’s presidential portraits were unveiled from behind a large black sheet. Michelle mouthed “wow,” and Barack said, “That’s pretty sharp.”
Feb. 12, 2018from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Last night, an unknown bidder paid the highest price ever recorded at an art auction for an apparent long-lost Leonardo da Vinci painting.
Nov. 16, 2017from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
John Mellencamp’s going to be in New York City tomorrow — not to perform songs from his new album, but to attend the opening of an art show . His art show.
Oct. 21, 2015from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
A Los Angeles real estate consultant has agreed to plead guilty to a federal racketeering offense for participating in a “pay-to-play” schem e at LA City Hall.
May. 14from KCRW Features
More than 500 people were arrested in downtown Los Angeles Friday night as demonstrations protesting police violence — including the recent killing of George Floyd — shifted into…
May. 30from News Stories
Thirteen sailors on the USS Theodore Roosevelt tested positive for COVID-19 for a second time last week, raising concerns over reinfection.
May. 18from KCRW Features
California’s budget heartache means its public colleges and universities are expected to receive nearly $2 billion less than planned for the coming year, but the financial aid…
Disease has thrived among dense populations since cities began. But COVID-19 is the worst example since 1918, and New York City is America’s primary victim.
May. 28from To the Point
O n this Memorial Day, Press Play re-airs some favorite music segments. Bruce Springsteen has a devoted following in the queer community.
May. 25from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
George Floyd was killed by a Minneapolis police officer and the world saw the incident on video.
May. 29from Left, Right & Center
Downtown Los Angeles was rocked by an enormous explosion over the weekend.
May. 21from KCRW Features
Pharmaceutical companies are now racing to be the first to produce a vaccine. This raises issues of accessibility to future COVID-19 treatments.
May. 15from KCRW Features