Marsden Hartley (1877-1943). Portrait of a German Officer, 1914. Oil on canvas, 68-1/4 x 41-3/8 in. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. The Alfred Stieglitz Collection, 1949. ? 1985
This week, an improv comedy group celebrates five years and 100 performances, a new retrospective of the American artist Marsden Hartley opens, and an opera singer performs her first hometown professional recital.