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Photos by Kamp Fender

Twenty-year Birmingham resident Debra Riffe keeps a 10-foot-long burlap bag at her home with her, as a reminder of who her great-grandfather was and how picking cotton affected his life and the lives of those around him. Read more

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A recent recipient of the Guggenheim Fellowship, visual artist Amy Pleasant achieved a life goal. Read more

Faces

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Photo by Alyx Chandler

Studio 2500's 'Identities' series will be tonight from 7-9 p.m. Read more

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Photo courtesy of Edward Badham.

Magic City Art Connection will again take up residence at Linn Park on the final weekend of April as it celebrates its 35th year of presenting art, music and food to the city of Birmingham. Read more

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Staff photo.

Fleming is most known for one of Birmingham's iconic pieces of art — the "Storyteller fountain" in Five Points, which was installed in 1992 and features a ram-headed man peacefully reading a book to several sculptures of animals. Read more

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Photo by Alyx Chandler.

On the last Friday of each month, a crowd of artists and locals gather for what in the last year has transformed into an increasingly popular night of mingling for the creative community. Read more

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Alyx Chandler

The exhibit opening, which took place Friday, Nov. 10, the day before National Homeless Awareness week, was meant to shed light and start conversations about the people who are homeless in the city of Birmingham. Read more

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Photo by Jesse Chambers.

New York visual artist David Sandlin is exhibiting two major series of work at the Abroms-Engel Institute for the Visual Arts at UAB through Aug. 20. Read more

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Photo courtesy of Laura Monroe.

Birmingham Museum of Art’s Graham C. Boettcher curates national treasures. Read more

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Alyx Chandler

The Magic City Art Connection brought over 200 artists to Linn Park in downtown Birmingham from Friday, April 28, to Sunday, April 30. Read more

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Photos courtesy of Birmingham Museum of Art.

With retirement ahead, Gail Andrews reflects on time at Birmingham Museum of Art. Read more

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Photos courtesy of Charity Ponter.

Magic City Art Connection ushers in 34th year with April 28-30 festival. Read more

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Alyx Chandler

On Saturday, March 11, thousands of people gathered at the Birmingham Museum of Art to celebrate the Seventh Annual Holi Festival. Read more

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Courtesy of Kirby Whitehead.

The local floral designer, who previously had a shop in Pepper Place, will be holding a book signing A'mano on March 9 for her new book, "Fresh." Read more

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McDonald’s of Central Alabama is celebrating Black History Month by co-sponsoring the Celebration of Creativity Art Contest for the fifth year. Read more

Central City

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Sydney Cromwell

Two types of ink come together at Sanctum Tattoos and Comics, one illustrating pages and the other illustrating skin. Read more

Business

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Photos by Lexi Coon.

Birmingham resident Ira Hill encouraged freedom and compassion through his project, American Expression, which led a giant steel American flag around the country. Read more

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Jesse Chambers

Magic City artists Hunter Bell, Lee Allan Possum Doss and Ukuu Tafari are showing off their DIY aesthetic through November at the East Lake Theatre. Read more

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Daniel Senko

Photography students get a boost when their artists books are collected by the Birmingham Museum of Art and UAB can now really crunch some data. Read more

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Courtesy of UAB

Vertical acrobats and organ donation are among the news from campus this week. Read more

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