David AllynPerformance art was the catalyst for David Allyn’s career as a ceramic artist. His gigs as “Uncle Thirsty” led himRead more.Ben AndersonBen Anderson, born in 1960, has a BFA in sculpture from the Rhode Island School of Design and an MFARead more.AstridAstrid, an American artist born in Havana, Cuba, has a BFA from the Rhode Island School of Design, and anRead more.Andrew Moon BainA multi-faceted artist and musician, Andrew Moon Bain was born in 1974 in Texas and grew up in the PacificRead more.Boris BallyA Pittsburgh native, Boris Bally received a BFA in metals from Carnegie Mellon University. Not afraid to take on the “formRead more.Jillian BarberJillian Barber, originally from England, grew up in Westerly, Rhode Island. She graduated from the Rhode Island School of DesignRead more.David BarnesDavid Barnes is a Newport artist with a long trajectory of success as a painter and teacher in Rhode Island. 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Solutions arrive fromRead more.Leslie BostromLeslie Bostrom, born in 1951, received a BA from the University of Maine and an MFA in painting from theRead more.Coral BourgeoisOriginally from New Orleans, Coral Bourgeois, born in 1954, received her BFA from Northern Texas State University. An artist whoRead more.Stephen BrownellBorn in Rhode Island in 1963, Stephen Brownell has a degree in botany from the University of Rhode Island, butRead more.Donna Bruton (1954 – 2012)Born in 1954 in Wisconsin, Donna Bruton received a BFA from Michigan State University, an MFA from Yale University andRead more.Jesse BurkeJesse Burke is a New England native and currently lives in Rhode Island with his wife and their three girls—Clover,Read more.Lawrence Bush“Nature is my model, sometimes literally, always conceptually. With clay and glaze I imitate nature. With function and form; color andRead more.Nilton CardenasNilton Cardenas, of Inca heritage, grew up in Lima, Peru where he studied journalism and painting at the University ofRead more.Nicole ChesneyNicole Chesney, born in 1971, moved to Providence seven years ago, after undergraduate studies at the California College of ArtRead more.Brian ChippendaleBorn in 1973, Brian Chippendale grew up around the Philadelphia area. His entry into the Providence art and music sceneRead more.Daniel ClaymanBorn in 1957 in Massachusetts, Daniel Clayman trained as a theater and modern dance lighting designer. He received a BFARead more.Dennis CongdonDennis Congdon holds a BFA in painting from the Rhode Island School of Design and an MFA from Yale University.Read more.Umberto CrencaI make art. The art I make is a product of my experiences, for better or worse. The work often representsRead more.John de MelimCollage is at the heart of John de Melim’s art; to him it is the most cohesive way to represent theRead more.Ruth DealyI am a painter who has lived and worked in Providence, Rhode Island for the past forty-one years. I receivedRead more.David DeMelimDavid DeMelim pursues parallel explorations in printmaking and photography. He earned a BFA from the University of Rhode Island, studyingRead more.Peter DiepenbrockAfter graduating from the Rhode Island School of Design in 1984, with two degrees in Industrial Design, Peter Diepenbrock launchedRead more.Bob DilworthBob Dilworth, born in 1951, received his BFA from the Rhode Island School of Design and MFA from the SchoolRead more.Gretchen Dow SimpsonA native New Englander who graduated from the Rhode Island School of Design, Gretchen Dow Simpson spent many years livingRead more.John DunniganJohn Dunnigan is a designer, maker, and educator. A native of Providence, Dunnigan is a graduate of the University of RhodeRead more.Steven EastonBorn in New York City in 1961, Steven Easton came to Providence in 1978 to attend the Rhode Island SchoolRead more.Wendy EdwardsWendy Edwards’ gravitation from a childhood on a farm in Virginia to undergraduate study in Philadelphia at the University ofRead more.Jerold EhrlichJerold Ehrlich studied sculpture at Connecticut College. He has lived in Austria, Italy, and Japan and now resides in Narragansett,Read more.Yizhak ElyashivBorn in Israel in 1964, Yizhak Elyashiv received a BFA from Bezalel Academy of Art and Design in Jerusalem andRead more.Barnaby EvansBest known as the creator and, since 1994, the artistic and executive director of WaterFire, Barnaby Evans received his BSRead more.Walter FeldmanWhen I was a student I attended a lecture by Naum Gabo the painter and sculptor whose philosophy of ConstructiveRead more.Ann FesslerInstallation artist, filmmaker, and author Ann Fessler has spent four decades using her platform as an artist to bring hiddenRead more.Richard FishmanRichard Fishman grew up in Roxbury, Massachusetts and attended Boston University before transferring to the Rhode Island School of DesignRead more.Ana FloresAna Flores is a sculptor and ecological designer. Her work, focusing on cultural and ecological narratives, is shown internationally andRead more.Lucas FogliaLucas Foglia’s recent photography exhibition at Brown University’s David Winton Bell Gallery, “A Natural Order,” portrayed people who left citiesRead more.David FrazerIn 1978 David Frazer began teaching at the Rhode Island School of Design, and he is still there in 2016,Read more.Mark FreedmanI was born in New York City and moved upstate with my family when I was five. I have alwaysRead more.Nancy FrieseNancy Friese obtained her BS in nursing from the University of North Dakota, in the state where she was bornRead more.Julie GearanJulie Gearan enjoys exploring a narrative in her painting; she describes herself as “a painter of themes that connect human relationships ofRead more.Hank GilpinHank Gilpin enrolled at the Rhode Island School of Design to do graduate work in photojournalism after serving as aRead more.Michael GlancyExtraordinary and elegant in quality and beauty, Michael Glancy’s sculptures reveal the artist’s exacting struggle towards perfection. Drawing inspiration from natural macro- andRead more.Richard GoulisMy inspiration comes from absolutely everywhere, and I truly mean everywhere. I probably cannot find a place in the knownRead more.Corey GrayhorseA native Californian born in 1980, Corey Grayhorse came to Rhode Island in 2002. She brought with her a CaliforniaRead more.Malcolm Grear (1931-2016)Malcolm Grear was born in Kentucky in 1931, trained as a welder in the Navy and studied at the ArtRead more.Bunny HarveyBorn in 1946, Bunny Harvey came to the Rhode Island School of Design where she obtained a BFA, MFA andRead more.Tayo HeuserTayo Heuser’s father was in the diplomatic corps; she was born in Washington, D.C. and grew up attending French schoolsRead more.Paul HousbergPaul Housberg creates site-specific works in glass for corporate, hospitality, healthcare and public environments. He says, “my work explores theRead more.Philip Jamoulis JamesonThe son of Greek immigrants, Philip Jamoulis Jameson was born in 1930, in Fall River, Massachusetts, and his parents stressedRead more.Shawn KenneyShawn Kenney, born in Connecticut, grew up in Washington state and the Mid-Atlantic states before returning to New England toRead more.Scott LaphamScott Lapham was born in Massachusetts in 1968 and came to Providence to attend the Rhode Island School of Design.Read more.Irene LawrenceIrene Lawrence is a painter, printmaker, and maker of books as well as a musician who studies the cello and theRead more.Eugene LeeEugene Lee is a Tony Award-winning set designer who has been resident designer at Trinity Rep since 1967. Born inRead more.Meg LittleMeg Little successfully combines function with fine art in her handtufted rugs with designs inspired by ancient petroglyphs as wellRead more.Tracy Mahaffey “‘Written in Stone,’ as the saying goes. This is my work. Tap, tap, tap, announces the dance between mallet,Read more.Saberah MalikSaberah Malik, of Warwick, has combined the traditional and the innovative in both her art and her life. The daughterRead more.Salvatore ManciniLooking back throughout my 40 years of photographing what do I see through that clear singular reflective lens of time?Read more.Peter MarcusPeter Marcus’ recent focus is on “The New American Family,” the title of his recent exhibition at the Newport ArtRead more.Xander MarroXander Marro is a fake scientist/olde style tinker residing at the dirt palace; a feminist cupcake encrusted netherworld located alongRead more.Paula Martiesian“Painting for me is neither a magical channeling of creative forces, nor a juggling act of conceptual ideas. It is,Read more.Jane MastersThe art of Jane Masters is multi-faceted, like the artist’s upbringing and education. 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She wrote a creative thesis under theRead more.Elizabeth Pannell and James WatkinsLife’s course does not always follow the planned route. These days, as time allows, I am drawn to the sea,Read more.Allison PaschkeAllison Paschke explores dimensionality and geometry in her abstract sculptures and installations. 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By the timeRead more.Angel QuinonezI have been painting and drawing forever, and from the moment my little fingers picked up a bulky crayon myRead more.Andrew RafteryAndrew Raftery’s roots were in East Providence, from where his first generation Irish father came. He grew up in Washington,Read more.Tony RamosOriginally from East Providence, Rhode Island, Tony Ramos was born in 1944, obtained a BA in art from Southern IllinoisRead more.James ReynoldsJames Reynolds, born in 1962, graduated from the Rhode Island School of Design, and studied metalsmithing in San Miguel deRead more.CW RoelleCW Roelle grew up in and around Palmyra/ Shortsville/ Manchester NY. The Finger Lakes region. It’s pretty up there. AfterRead more.J. Deane RosnerJessica Deane Rosner was raised in Manhattan and received her BFA from the Cleveland Institute of Art, where she majoredRead more.Anthony RussoAnthony Russo graduated from the University of Rhode Island in 1971 with a BFA but was undecided about a careerRead more.William SchaffA musician and visual artist, William Schaff is a graduate of the Maryland Institute College of Art, and works fromRead more.Thomas Sgouros (1927-2012)Born in 1927 to Greek immigrant parents in Cambridge, Massachusetts, Thomas Sgouros is a fifty year veteran of the RhodeRead more.Monica ShinnAfter completing a BS in metals and painting at the Oregon College of Arts and Crafts, Monica Shinn moved toRead more.Brian ShureBrian Shure is a painter and printmaker working with representations of people in public spaces. He received a BA fromRead more.Duane SlickDuane Slick identifies himself as a first generation urban Indian, born of a father from the Meskwaki Nation in Iowa—Read more.Dean SnyderDean Snyder’s sculpture has been characterized as “uncanny ‘graphical’ organicism experienced through seamless assemblies of highly considered forming, molding, andRead more.Esther SolondzEsther Solondz grew up in New Jersey, receiving a BA from Clark University in 1975 and an MFA in photographyRead more.Rosanne SomersonRosanne Somerson is the president at the Rhode Island School of Design, she came to the institution as a freshmanRead more.Kenn SpeiserKenn Speiser, born in 1946, grew up in New York, and graduated from the Rhode Island School of Design withRead more.Meredith SternArtist Meredith Stern obtained a BFA in Ceramics at Tulane University in New Orleans. She is a member of theRead more.Mark TaberMark Taber’s artistic world is one of other people’s “junk” assembled to create fantastical chariots. 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She is aRead more.Wendy WahlA native of California, Wendy Wahl was born in 1961 and received a BA from California State University, Northridge, beforeRead more.Neal WalshNeal Walsh, born in Rhode Island in 1969, graduated from the University of Rhode Island and received important artistic trainingRead more.Gail Whitsitt-LynchGail Whitsitt-Lynch’s art reflects her curiosity and fascination with animate structures, examining how and why they appear over and overRead more.Richard WhittenRichard Whitten’s paintings are meticulously crafted images on shaped wood panels. They are definitely painting but teeter at the edgeRead more.McDonald WrightMcDonald Wright transferred from the Pennsylvania College of Technology to the Rhode Island School of Design, where he graduated withRead more.Toots ZynskyI began working with glass in 1970 because it is an extraordinarily versatile material and I believed that there wereRead more.