From Hillary Clinton's possible presidential bid to Pope Francis's expected reforms at the Vatican to GM's new leadership under CEO Mary Barra, take a closer look at the new year's newsmakers.
Mary Barra The General Motors Co. executive steps into the role of CEO of the largest U.S. auto maker on Jan. 15. She faces the hurdles of defending GM's presence in North America while boosting its international market share.
He made portraits of sculptors, actors and literary notables, and in 1960 zeroed in on the eyes — sometimes the left, sometimes the right — of distinguished, rather ancient artists (among them Jean Dubuffet, Louise Nevelson, Jean Arp and Alberto Giacometti), resulting in extreme close-ups of organs of sight surrounded by leathery, sagging skin that are beyond gender, race and even species. And finally there are the so-called nudes, the surprise ending of an already illustrious career and potent latecomers to the history of Surrealism.
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T Holiday 2012
The Holiday issue of T celebrates the season with a look back at some of the year's most illustrious people. Cover man Jude Law talks with Sarah Lyall about turning 40 in Hollywood; Paul Rudd discusses his turn on Broadway in "Grace"; and the photographer Graeme Mitchell presents a portfolio of a dozen newsmakers, from the director Ang Lee to the Olympian Gabrielle Douglas — and much more.
Vegetarian Dishes From a Greek Holiday By MARTHA ROSE SHULMAN The range of bean and vegetable holiday dishes in the Greek repertoire is striking.
"A Drifting Life" is a beautiful portrait of a dark time during which Tatsumi's artistic experimentation was clearly a guiding light for a fledgling movement. Even at 800-plus pages, it seems to end too soon, stopping in 1960. One can only hope that Tatsumi pens the rest of his illustrious life story.
Joshua Bell is internationally renowned as a great performer of
contemporary and classical repertoire. He is currently on a European tour
with the Minnesota Orchestra performing the Samuel Barber Violin Concerto.