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New On Art Review
The summer heat still lingers in New Orleans, and Laurence Ross reflects on three artists’ attempts to capture the haziness of the season.
In advance of this month’s WNBA finals between the Minnesota Lynx and Los Angeles Sparks, Ashley Teamer shares a new digital artist project that explores family and fandom through a blend of collages, paintings, videos, and historical photographs.
Sarah Dupee takes a drive to the Whitney Plantation, which aims to offer a more comprehensive narrative of the legacy of slavery in the American South.