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These 10 exhibits will open your eyes

In March, the RISD Museum dusts off its two millennia-old mummy of a priest named Nesmin as part of "Made for Eternity" (March 15 to November 17), a small showcase of the institution's Egyptian treasures.
Strange and wondrous
By GREG COOK  |  December 28, 2012
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Jin Shan’s space station at Brown

Jin Shan's "My dad is Li Gang!" presents a common bike and a spectacular spacecraft that seem to float in Brown University's David Winton Bell Gallery (64 College St, Providence, through November 4).
Space oddity
By GREG COOK  |  September 07, 2012
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A British invasion and the local hall of fame

The art season follows the school year.
Autumn offerings
By GREG COOK  |  September 16, 2011
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Treasure trove

Visiting "Pictures from the Hay" is like rummaging through your grandparents’ attic . . . if your grandparents are amazingly curious, incredibly well-connected, and fabulously well-to-do.
'Pictures from the Hay' and Alison Owen's 'Divisibility'
By GREG COOK  |  September 10, 2010
"Voice Over" sculptural exhibit at David Winton Bell Gallery

"Voice Over" sculptural exhibit at David Winton Bell Gallery


Amy Podmore's pieces are fun and provocative. Jon Lausten's are austere and architectural. Charles Jones's have to do with historical oddities- how else would you...
By webteam  |  June 09, 2010
Fazal Sheikh's "Beloved Daughters" at Brown

Fazal Sheikh's "Beloved Daughters" at Brown


For the last several years Fazal Sheikh has taken his camera to Africa, South Asia, and the Americas to make portraits of displaced people. The...
By webteam  |  March 24, 2010


Rachel Berwick's "Zugunruhe" Installation

Rachel Berwick's "Zugunruhe" Installation


Some birds become agitated on nights before their migration begins. The phenomenon is called "zugunruhe," and artist Rachel Berwick has used the term as the...
By webteam  |  January 27, 2010
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Ornithology


Some birds become agitated on nights before their migration begins. The phenomenon is called “zugunruhe,” and artist Rachel Berwick has used the term as the...
By webteam  |  November 11, 2009