PASSION

July 11 - September 30, 2013

 

This parallel collaboration between artist Ben Butler and poet Susan Dye was on display in the Rovensky Delivery Room vitrines.

 

Following in the French tradition of artist and poet joining energies to form a unique experience of word and image combined, the framed compositions link Ben's and Susan's work. Ben painted nine pieces for which Susan wrote nine poems. Susan wrote nine poems for which Ben painted nine pieces. Twelve of the works were on display at the Redwood Library and six were displayed at Ben's gallery at One Casino Terrace in Newport.