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Review: Joli Livaudais' Multi-Media Show "Dreams & Replies"



On Saturday night, Martine Chaisson Gallery unveiled Monroe artist Joli Livaudais’ “Dreams and Replies” as its April show.  “Dreams and Replies” is a series of encounters which is especially suitable for the springtime, with scenes of burgeoning life in the form of the earth’s longest-continuing and most-successfully adapting phylum, the arthropods.  


Review: 'The Great Picture' at CAC


by Cheryl Castjohn 

"The Great Picture" has arrived at the Contemporary Arts Center and hangs in the CAC’s warehouse space behind the café.  The photo measures 107 feet wide by 31.5 feet tall and is suspended by simple pulley at roughly 45 degrees to get its best view.  A reproduction hangs opposite the photograph and allows the image to actually be seen. Through no fault of the museum, the photo is untranslatable.  


Eyes, Ears and Hose

Lee Deigaard’s SubMERGE at CAC: Art Review



Lee Deigaard is looking for patterns.  The New Orleans artist’s work, SubMERGE, is installed inside the circular ramp that winds its way to the third floor at the Contemporary Arts Center, and the piece fits beautifully into the space.  

 


Bold Metal

Review of Sculptor Rachel David's 'Sitting Prone'



The sculptural world of artist Rachel David’s Sitting Prone, on view through September 7th at Barrister’s Gallery (2331 St. Claude Avenue), is one of a bona fide blacksmith. How else can one explain the kind of strange anachronisms in the exhibit? 


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