Lisa Russell

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Two sides of Daniel Heyman; plus, RIC’s faculty exhibit

Beginning in 2005, Daniel Heyman traveled to Jordan and Turkey with American lawyers, collecting testimony from Iraqis of human rights abuses.
War and peace
By GREG COOK  |  September 21, 2012

‘Distillation’ at RIC; Salvatore Mancini at Candita Clayton

At first, the approaches of abstract painters Lisa Russell and Mary Bucci McCoy can appear opposite.
The purity of paint
By GREG COOK  |  April 20, 2012

Allegorical expressions

Horses break loose from carnival carousels and run free, a horse-headed naked woman cuddles a rabbit as blue birds circle, and an escaped carousel horse visits the grave of a flower in Providence artist Lydia Stein's exhibit "Love Songs, Hobos & Ot
Lydia Stein's “Love Songs, Hobos & Other Spirits”
By GREG COOK  |  September 11, 2009

Past and present

One of the landmark tales of Rhode Island art is the story of how Edward Bannister won the oil painting prize at the 1876 Philadelphia Centennial Exposition.
'Our Founders' at the Pac, and 'New Mastery' at RIC
By GREG COOK  |  January 01, 1900