Art & Music

In the ultimate artistic multitasking, dog is best friend, subject and muse.

This new comic book series and its hero fight animal abuse
Pepito licking his new friend's tears
How this charming mini-opera about finding the right dog came to be.
Stray Movie Film
Documentary filmmaker Elizabeth Lo’s first full-length feature is a masterpiece.
Cicely Tyson in Sounder
An indelible role in the 1972 movie of hardship and the human-canine bond
Young Girl and Dog
An internet challenge gets creative with common objects and pets
Edvard Munch Self-portrait in Bergen, 1916 (left); Head of a Dog, 1942 (right) Oil on canvas (Bergen) and wood panel (Dog)
A new book delves into centuries of art showcasing our first and oldest friends.
Photographs that defy gravity … and expectations
Femme Au Chien, Pablo Picasso (1962)
As does a painting of a French Poodle by Gustave Caillebotte
Photo © Museum Associates/LACMA
Guardians, companions, zodiac animal—canines are a constant in Japanese culture.
It appears in opera exhibition in New York
Photographer Christian Vieler’s unexpected images of dog delight
© Estate of Robert Arneson / Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY
Masterful artist self-portraits with canine muses.
On the nature and care of 14th-century dogs.