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Life and Limb: Works by Matt Sesow

By Saleen Martin

NORFOLK — The latest exhibition at the Baron and Ellin Gordon Art Galleries at Old Dominion University feels like stepping into a children's book.

Contorted animals with surgical scars, planes and wind socks are sketched onto the walls as if by a child with a painful past. Between the drawings are formalized paintings such as a portrait of jazz great Louis Armstrong and illustrations of trains and mermaids, which feel like a portal to formative elementary school years. Click here to read the full article.