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Students and art lovers turned out on Thursday for a public reception to kick off  the spring season of The Baum Gallery of Fine Art at UCA. The gallery showcases four new exhibitions: Deb Schwedhelm: Whispers from the SeaKirsten Kindler: Paper Construction,Drawing Blood and Guts: The Best of Contemporary Medical Illustration, andRecollections Transformed: An Interactive Installation Inspired by the Work of Miranda July in Collaboration with Hendrix College. The exhibits will be on display through Feb. 20.