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Ellen Lesperance, Not the Nightmare, Not the Scream, Just the Loving Human Dream—of Peace, the Ever-flowing Stream, Bring the Message Home, 2013, gouache and graphite on tea-stained paper, 22 by 29 1/2 inches; at Adams and Ollman.

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This artist makes war on environmental injustice personal

Who: Minneapolis-born artist Ellen Lesperance. Her work is included in the collections of the Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art, the Brooklyn Museum, the Museum of Art and Design, the Portland Art Museum, the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and the Kadist Art Foundation. What she’s known for: Paintings, sculptures and textiles that pay tribute to direct…

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