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

Berkshire Museum will be allowed to sell Rockwell, other paintings

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In a joint request filed Friday with the Supreme Judicial Court, attorneys for the museum and the attorney general’s office asked the court to authorize the museum to sell the works.

Improv Asylum co-owner steps aside

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The change in Chet Harding’s status comes at the same time the company is assessing its structure and how it handles internal complaints.

Salem residents angry over museum’s plan to move historical records

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Angry residents say, a plan by the Peabody Essex Museum threatens to cut the city’s link to its proud history.

Woman accuses BSO guest conductor Dutoit of sexual assault at Tanglewood

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The Boston Symphony Orchestra has launched an investigation into allegations against conductor Charles Dutoit after a former intern accused him of groping her at Tanglewood.