Lucien Downes, an artist friend of the columnist’s living in the Virgin Islands, adds vibrant “island life” art to an outdoor wall that was torn apart by Irma’s winds.
Lucien Downes, an artist friend of the columnist’s living in the Virgin Islands, adds vibrant “island life” art to an outdoor wall that was torn apart by Irma’s winds. Courtesy photo
Lucien Downes, an artist friend of the columnist’s living in the Virgin Islands, adds vibrant “island life” art to an outdoor wall that was torn apart by Irma’s winds. Courtesy photo

Art’s role during crisis isn’t just colorful, it’s cathartic

September 12, 2017 8:17 AM