PHILIP KENNICOTT is the art and architecture critic of the Washington Post and the winner of the 2013 Pulitzer Prize for criticism. He was a finalist for the Pulitzer for criticism in 2012 and for editorial writing in 2000, as well as a National Magazine Award finalist in 2015 in the Essays and Criticism category. He was nominated for a 2006 Emmy Award and won the CINE Golden Eagle for video work exploring the role of oil money in the politics of Azerbaijan. He is a former contributing editor at the New Republic, a regular reviewer for Gramophone, and a frequent contributor to Opera News.
- The Best American Essays 2015 (pp. 221-222). Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. Kindle Edition.