Arts Reporter

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 and, among 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 book, “The Brain Electric,” is scheduled for publication by Farrar, Straus & Giroux in October 2015.

Latest stories

Mass MoCA thinks big with latest expansion

By , Globe Staff

With the opening of a massive building next week, Mass MoCA will have more gallery space than any contemporary art museum in the country.

Rose Art Museum names new director

By , Globe Staff

Luis Croquer, the new head of the Brandeis museum, brings broad international experience. 

US warns Newton seminary over native artifacts

By , Globe Staff

Andover Newton Theological School has yet to comply with law governing return of sacred objects.

MFA settles Nazi-related claim, keeping rare figurines

By , Globe Staff

The museum will pay the estate of a Jewish collector in order to retain the colorful 18th-century sculptures, which it put on view Wednesday.