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eBook Version of “Style, Elegance and Wit: Rediscovering the Life and Art of James Spencer Russell”

The eBook version (iPad) of our book, Style, Elegance and Wit:  Rediscovering the Life and Art of James Spencer Russell, is now available!  The book looks fantastic and reads very well on the iPad.  Click on the book cover below

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eBook Version of “Style, Elegance and Wit: Rediscovering the Life and Art of James Spencer Russell”

The eBook version (iPad) of our book, Style, Elegance and Wit:  Rediscovering the Life and Art of James Spencer Russell, is now available!  The book looks fantastic and reads very well on the iPad.  Click on the book cover below

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100 Letter Words with Julie Kern

Here is a short video conversation about two of Jim’s pieces from the 100 Letter Word series recorded at the exhibition, Style, Elegance and Wit:  The Artwork of James Spencer Russell, with collector and researcher, Julie Kern.

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100 Letter Words with Julie Kern

Here is a short video conversation about two of Jim’s pieces from the 100 Letter Word series recorded at the exhibition, Style, Elegance and Wit:  The Artwork of James Spencer Russell, with collector and researcher, Julie Kern.

Ron Kern, Julie Kern and Wade Bussert (l to rt)

White Haiku Variations with Wade Bussert

Here is a short video conversation about Jim’s piece, White Haiku Variations, recorded at the exhibition, Style, Elegance and Wit:  The Artwork of James Spencer Russell, with Jim’s friend, Wade Bussert.

Ron Kern, Julie Kern and Wade Bussert (l to rt)

White Haiku Variations with Wade Bussert

Here is a short video conversation about Jim’s piece, White Haiku Variations, recorded at the exhibition, Style, Elegance and Wit:  The Artwork of James Spencer Russell, with Jim’s friend, Wade Bussert.

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Mark Ruschman Interview, WSAL AM 1230, Logansport, Indiana

On March 31st, 2014, Chief Fine Arts Curator of the Indiana State Museum, Mark Ruschman was interviewed about James Spencer Russell and the exhibition, Style, Elegance and Wit:  The Artwork of James Spencer Russell, by WSAL‘s Talk of the Town

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Mark Ruschman Interview, WSAL AM 1230, Logansport, Indiana

On March 31st, 2014, Chief Fine Arts Curator of the Indiana State Museum, Mark Ruschman was interviewed about James Spencer Russell and the exhibition, Style, Elegance and Wit:  The Artwork of James Spencer Russell, by WSAL‘s Talk of the Town

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The Rochester Sentinel Covers Exhibition

Kewanna’s local paper, The Rochester Sentinel, presented a front page feature on the exhibition.  It’s great seeing so much local coverage!  Wade Bussert was interviewed on Rochester’s radio station, WROI, and can be found on this page.

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The Rochester Sentinel Covers Exhibition

Kewanna’s local paper, The Rochester Sentinel, presented a front page feature on the exhibition.  It’s great seeing so much local coverage!  Wade Bussert was interviewed on Rochester’s radio station, WROI, and can be found on this page.

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Exhibition Opening

Style, Elegance and Wit:  The Artwork of James Spencer Russell, opened to a rousing reception on April 4, 2014.  The crowd was the largest that the Indiana State Museum had seen at an opening in quite some, and it was

Entry graphic - Exhibition Opening

Exhibition Opening

Style, Elegance and Wit:  The Artwork of James Spencer Russell, opened to a rousing reception on April 4, 2014.  The crowd was the largest that the Indiana State Museum had seen at an opening in quite some, and it was

Mark Ruschman,* (Chief Curator of Fine Art, Indiana State Museum) Jack Russell Jim's nephew), Ron Kern,* Julie Kern,* Wade Bussert (good friend of Jim's and keeper of Jim's personal archive) and Dr. Steven Conant, MD*

*Exhibition Committee

Exhibition Committee and Special Guests

Here’s a photograph of the exhibition committee and a couple of very special guests, made at the exhibition’s opening. Mark is the Chief Curator of Fine Art at the Indiana State Museum.  Jack Russell is Jim’s nephew.  Ron Kern is

Mark Ruschman,* (Chief Curator of Fine Art, Indiana State Museum) Jack Russell Jim's nephew), Ron Kern,* Julie Kern,* Wade Bussert (good friend of Jim's and keeper of Jim's personal archive) and Dr. Steven Conant, MD*

*Exhibition Committee

Exhibition Committee and Special Guests

Here’s a photograph of the exhibition committee and a couple of very special guests, made at the exhibition’s opening. Mark is the Chief Curator of Fine Art at the Indiana State Museum.  Jack Russell is Jim’s nephew.  Ron Kern is