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Flight of the Moth

FLUTTERY swirls enchant and captivate, such as the sprays of golden leaves outside the window. When photographer Emmet Gowin was growing up in Danville, Va., he found himself thus entranced by the forbidden plume coming off the back of a … Continue reading

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Running with Wolves

The front-page picture in The New York Times shows a group of people standing on a balcony in Iraq. Flanked by colorful cloths, the men, women and children are looking down to the street, where there has just been an … Continue reading

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Eight Million Gods

Now that it’s officially spring, it’s a great time to enjoy art in the outdoors. The James A. Michener Art Museum is exhibiting stone sculpture by artist Ayami Aoyama in its Outdoor Sculpture GardenĀ  through June 20. Ms. Aoyama’s marble … Continue reading

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Saving Face

Who’s that man with the sweatband and the doves? Better yet, name the photographer who captured Henri Matisse so eloquently in his environment? Henri Cartier-Bresson’s image of the master of Fauvism at home in his Villa La Reve is part … Continue reading

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