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New On Art Review
Executive Director Cameron Shaw introduces our series on partying, just in time for Carnival, our fifth birthday, and the opening of Pelican Bomb Gallery X.
In an excerpt from his forthcoming autobiography, New Orleans Museum of Art curator William Fagaly recalls the lost details of Dennis Oppenheim’s New Orleans earthworks.
Journalist Esther Honig takes a tour of the Venice Biennale without leaving Kansas City.