Malcolm Gay

Malcolm Gay covers visual and performing arts for the Globe. Before joining the paper in 2015, he wrote frequently for The New York Times, while also contributing to The Atlantic, Time, and several other publications. Named an Alicia Patterson Fellow in 2013, Gay has won numerous national journalism awards, including top honors from the James Beard Foundation, the Association of Alternative Newsweeklies, and the National Association of Black Journalists. His first book, “The Brain Electric,” was published by Farrar, Straus & Giroux in October 2015.

Latest stories

Court halts controversial sale of Norman Rockwell art at Berkshire Museum

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Maura Healey’s office filed an appeal to stop the Berkshire Museum’s sale of art scheduled for Monday.

MFA builds modern art collection

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The Museum of Fine Arts has recently acquired paintings by artists Lawren Harris and David Alfaro Siqueiros.

Berkshire Museum artworks cleared for sale

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A judge has rejected a pair of legal challenges seeking to halt the sale of artworks, including those of Norman Rockwell.

American Repertory Theater swept up in Weinstein probe

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The investigation is looking into a $600,000 payment Harvey Weinstein arranged for the ART.