Benjamin Riley is an assistant editor of The New Criterion. He received his MA from Courtauld Institute of Art and was the Hilton Kramer Fellow in Criticism at The New Criterion. He graduated from Dartmouth College, where he served as President and Publisher of The Dartmouth Review. His undergraduate and graduate theses both examined the work of the Scottish architect Robert Adam (1728–1792).
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Notebook September 2017
Joseph Rago, 1983–2017
Remembering the life of Joseph Rago.
Reconsiderations May 2017
A better London
On Nairn’s London & the career of the British architecture critic.
Art February 2017
Adam on the Thames
On “Robert Adam’s London” at Sir John Soane’s Museum, London.
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Jul 20, 2016
Athena (and others) at the Met
On “Pergamon and the Hellenistic Kingdoms of the Ancient World” at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Jul 19, 2016
Kimball on Brexit in RCP
A compendium of Brexit musings.
Jun 17, 2016
Week in review
Our weekly roundup of the best links from around the web.