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The Winona Arts Center, 228 East Fifth, presents “Driftless Pollinators Plus,” an exhibition of photographs by Scott Leddy opening on February 20, 2022, with a reception from 1-4 p.m. There will be a showing of a film titled “Decoding the Driftless” at 2 p.m. during the reception with a gallery talk following the film. The exhibit will be on display through March 26, with gallery hours on Sundays from 1-4 p.m. and Wednesdays from 4-7 p.m. and from 6-7 p.m. prior to scheduled films or concerts. 

The Driftless Pollinators Plus exhibit contains 20 color photographs primarily of pollinators taken in their native environment, feeding on their favorite flowers. It gives the viewer the opportunity to see some rare and endangered species which are slowly being lost due to the loss of many native species and habitats.

Scott Leddy is a naturalist and ecological restoration practitioner who has lived in Southeast

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NASHVILLE, TN (WSMV) – A new photography project gives us a glimpse of the complex healing journey of sexual assault survivors.

They say a picture is worth 1,000 words, but for Eric Paull, some of those words can represent harrowing memories.

“Five, six years old, the abuse started,” Paull said.

Paull was abused at a young age and turned to the Sexual Assault Center in Nashville later in life to help start his healing journey through its programs and counseling.

“The first step is awareness,” Paull said. “It’s hard for people to talk about it, and that’s why it’s hard for them to do the work because it involves a lot.”

It’s that work Paull, and fellow survivors are hoping to inspire others to begin through documentary photographer Dan Heller’s new project.

“People don’t want to be constantly defined by that one event in their lives,” Heller said. “They are

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