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New outdoor sculpture installed at Tulane's Newcomb Art Museum at Tulane University

A curious tree now stands amid the historic live oaks of Tulane?s uptown campus, thanks to the Newcomb Art Museum. Fifteen-feet tall and painted a shiny deep black, TRUTH BUBBLE SIGN TREE is the work of celebrated American artist Hank Willis Thomas, known for his thought-provoking works on race, representation, and consumer culture. The work incorporates individual cartoon-like speech balloons that, like leaves, ornament the six jagged branches.
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