In the arts world, 2017 was a year of smooth moves — including all of the emotions, poses and personalities richly captured by the cameras of Times photographers. They froze in time the animated baton and seemingly infinite expressions of Los Angeles Philharmonic conductor Gustavo Dudamel at the Hollywood Bowl. They clicked with Kyle Abraham, the dance troupe leader who struck a curious pose against an Eagle Rock coffeehouse wall. Ai Weiwei, “Hamilton” hitting the West Coast, Yuja Wang getting silly at Universal Studios — here are just some of the pictures of the year.
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YEAR IN REVIEW