portraits

  • May 23, 2012   BY Tom LeGro 

    Marking the one year anniversary of the devastating tornado that hit Joplin, Mo., a new exhibit, “Dear World, From Joplin With Love,” opened Saturday at the Spiva Center for the Arts. The collection of portraits by Robert X. Fogarty focuses on storm-affected residents, first responders, volunteers and city officials. Continue reading

  • February 7, 2012  

    Known for portraits of celebrities and musicians, Annie Leibovitz has given herself a new assignment: capture striking landscapes and visit the homes of iconic figures to document significant items from their past. Jeffrey Brown and Leibovitz discuss her “Pilgrimage” book and exhibition at the Smithsonian’s American Art Museum. Continue reading