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New On Art Review
Allison Glenn reflects on visibility and performance in Rashaad Newsome’s recent exhibition at the Contemporary Arts Center.
Joseph Bradshaw visits an exhibition at the New Orleans Museum of Art that explores obstruction in photography since the medium’s earliest days.
Charlie Tatum looks at how Mickalene Thomas riffs on art history to let black women determine how their bodies are presented.