Elizabeth Blair Elizabeth Blair is a Peabody Award winning, Senior Producer/Reporter on the Arts Desk of NPR News.

French designer Sonia Rykiel (right) and her daughter, Nathalie Rykiel, artistic director for the fashion house Rykiel, greet the crowd after the presentation of their Spring-Summer 2008 Ready-to-Wear collection, in Paris in 2007. Jacques Brinon/AP hide caption

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The Smithsonian's Arts and Industries Building first opened to the public in October 1881, though back then it was known as the U.S. National Museum. Ariel Zambelich/NPR hide caption

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Director Mark Osborne's take on The Little Prince features the voices of Jeff Bridges, Rachel McAdams and Paul Rudd. Netflix hide caption

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'Little Prince' Adaptations Aren't Easy — Just Ask Orson Welles

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Tami Sagher (left), Gillian Jacobs, Keegan-Michael Key, Mike Birbiglia, Chris Gethard and Kate Micucci star in Don't Think Twice, about a improv troupe called The Commune. Jon Pack/The Film Arcade hide caption

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How Mike Birbiglia Applies 'Yes, And ...' To Improv And Beyond

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'Brexit' Hits The Big Screen: U.K. Film Industry Rattled By Referendum

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In District Merchants, Akeem Davis plays Lance, a freed slave who has a crisis of conscience when he learns his boss, Shylock, may have been involved in the slave trade. Teresa Wood/Courtesy of the Folger Theatre hide caption

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This Shakespeare Reconstruction Sets 'Merchant' In Post-Civil War D.C.

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Taika Waititi's other films include Boy (2010) and What We Do in the Shadows (2014). Courtesy of The Orchard hide caption

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Director Taika Waititi's 'Wilderpeople' Is Good For A Laugh — And Then A Cry

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Longtime art collectors Mera and Don Rubell started collecting pieces by artist Keith Haring in 1981. (All three are pictured here in 1989.) The couple rarely considers selling artwork. Charles Dolfi-Michels/Courtesy of the Rubell Family Collection hide caption

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For Many Art Dealers, 'Selling' Is A Dirty Word (But Not For Young Collectors)

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Military Veterans Take On Zombies In 'Range 15'

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Hollywood Stars Speak Out In Effort To Combat Gender Pay Gap

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Comedian George Carlin appears at Wheeler Opera House in Aspen, Colo., in 2007 during HBO's 13th Annual U.S. Comedy Arts Festival. Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagic Inc for HBO/Getty Images hide caption

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George Carlin's 'Stuff' Gets A New Home At National Comedy Center

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California Addiction Doctor Scheduled Meeting With Prince, Lawyer Says

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The 'Mick Jagger' Of Art Auctions Shares Secrets From A High End Market

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Actress Doris Roberts Of 'Everybody Loves Raymond' Dies At 90

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