In this Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2012 photo, pencils hanging from the ceiling are part of a piece titled "Between Projects" by artist Mungo Thomson, at the New Orleans Museum of Art, in New

 

              In this Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2012 photo, pencils hanging from the ceiling are part of a piece titled "Between Projects" by artist Mungo Thomson, at the New Orleans Museum of Art, in New
In this Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2012 photo, pencils hanging from the ceiling are part of a piece titled "Between Projects" by artist Mungo Thomson, at the New Orleans Museum of Art, in New Orleans. The piece is part of "Lifelike," a traveling exhibit at the New Orleans Museum of Art through Jan. 27. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)