Richness in Stasis: La Monte Young Finally Releases ‘Trio’

The breakthrough Minimalist, not known for making albums, has at last put out an authorized recording of his 64-year-old “Trio for Strings.”

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Dan Graham, Mind-Bending Conceptual Artist, Dies at 79

Best known for his large mirrored installations, he played with ideas about spectacle and perception in a vast array of genres.

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Dia 2.0: Facing the Future

Jessica Morgan moves the art foundation beyond the sometimes swaggering heart of its Minimalist collection.

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Dia Chelsea, Keeper of the Avant-Garde Flame

A home of Minimalism has reopened after a transformative renovation and expansion, its purifying vision intact.

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Dia Beacon Reopens With a Sonic Boom

The D.J. Carl Craig’s basement “club” shows the affinity between minimal art and techno music. It’s an after-party for the Covid age, minus the sweat.

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Upstate Will Be First to Test New York’s Arts Appetite

Under the governor’s reopening plan, theaters, museums and community art centers upstate will open well before city venues. Will visitors come?

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