Columbia art exhibit reflects politics

Thursday, January 22, 2009 | 10:16 p.m. CST; updated 11:20 a.m. CST, Friday, January 23, 2009

COLUMBIA — Columbia artist Nancy Brown doesn’t shy away from tough issues. "Politics drive my art," Brown said, standing next to her prize-winning sculpture, “Yum Yum Should Never Be for Sale,” a piece that discusses child prostitution. "They are the core of my art.”