This robust bear was carved by Ivy Billiot. Photo: courtesy High Museum

Hank Aaron whittled in wood; see it at the High

6:30 am Apr. 15, 2016

Wood carvers carve more than wood.

They carve ideas, emotions, stories. They also occasionally carve their own work-tables. The curves in Leroy Almon’s table speak of a fruitful career, chipping, chiseling and whittling scenes from the

"Allie Mae" is one of Walker Evans' best-known images from the Depression-era South.

Walker Evans photo exhibit arrives at High in June

1:16 pm Jan. 27, 2016

Walker Evans, a literate New Yorker known for his Depression-era photographs of hard-bitten characters in the American South, is coming South again.

One of the greatest documentary photographers of the 20th century, Evans will be celebrated