2020 July/August Features

Leslie Barron — A Study in Contrasts

By ANNE CUNNINGHAM O’NEILL •  Photography by TINDALL FARMER Equally inspired by seashells and Chagall, the work of Memphis artist Leslie Barron incorporates serious formality with a generous dose of whimsy.      As I sat down with Memphis artist Leslie Barron and talked about her life, I was reminded of the hilarious book by British author …

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Haute Couture in the Delta — Everhope and White Gold

By HANK BURDINE  •  Photography by NATASHA KERTES “Can you host a high fashion dress designer from Albania, a photographer from Russia and a California model one weekend for a photo shoot?” my sister Jane Rule Burdine asked me over the phone one hot July day a couple of summers ago. “Why, you KNOW I …

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