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Who is the NSA whistleblower? And why did he do what he did? A new documentary lets him speak – and film critic Owen Gleiberman is impressed by what he hears.

As a Frank Gehry project opens in Panama, BBC Culture takes a look at stunning new cultural spaces around the globe, including a drydock and a giant knot.

Graphic artist Mac Conner set housewives’ pulses racing during the 1950s, illustrating ads as well as steamy short stories. A new exhibition explores his work.

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