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West Virginia's Vandalia Festival returns to weekend format

May. 23, 2022 15:04 PM EDT

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — A celebration of West Virginia's mountain culture and ethnic heritage will return to its original, full-weekend format for the first time in three years. The 45nd annual Vandalia Gathering is set for Friday through Sunday on the state Capitol grounds in...

US artist Leigh recasts colonial imagery at Venice Biennale

Apr. 21, 2022 11:35 AM EDT

VENICE, Italy (AP) — Simone Leigh’s sculptures are making a monumental impression at the Venice Biennale contemporary art exhibition. The first Black woman to headline the U.S. Pavilion at the international show, the American sculptor installed a monumental 24-foot sculpture...