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New On Art Review
Emily Nonko writes about Catherine Ledner and Roy Beeson’s upcoming documentary film, which tells the story of Modern architect Albert C. Ledner.
Laurence Ross reflects on two historic views of Venice, Italy, in “Seeing Nature” at the New Orleans Museum of Art.
Benjamin Morris looks at Maude Schuyler Clay’s portraits of her neighbors and friends in small-town Mississippi, prompting him to consider how history is written.