Stanley Poster
Mrs. Keefe never wielded a rivet gun before the 1990s, but her image encouraged women to pinch-hit in military plants in World War II. The show is the most comprehensive yet on the art of the cosmopolitan Muslim kingdoms that ruled the Deccan Plateau for two centuries. The world?s fair, which is racing to meet its opening date on Friday, will feature 54 national pavilions devoted to the theme ?Feeding the Planet.? From Los Angeles, where cacti and succulents are possibly the only living things thriving in the current drought, an owner of the Cactus Store shares tips for maintaining the plants at home. A museum on a former estate near Charleston, S.C., will focus on the lives of slaves owned by middle-class farmers. This entertaining and edifying exhibition surveys the darkly comical images of a lesser-known artist of the fractious 1980s. This impressive show of early-?90s canvases shows Ms. von Heyl?s ambition in youthful form. Ms. Kasten?s baroque ?80s work is finding an audience with younger artists today. The old Penn Station, Grand Central and Central Park are highlighted in this exhibition at the Museum of the City of New York. Wilshire Boulevard Temple, famous for its ornate 1929 synagogue, wants the Dutch architect Rem Koolhaas to design a new building for special events.