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From architecture to sculpture, it’s a new path for innovative Cornwall artist Lisa Keskinen

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Artist Lisa Keskinen has adapted her art to meet the economic times. Photo by Karen Bartomioli

CORNWALL — A couple of years ago, Lisa Keskinen was hit by the reality of the recession. Her two decades-long career as an architect in New Haven was the victim of the hard times.

Her response was to take it as an opportunity. Back on Town Street, where she grew up, she is already testing the spatial limits of her small studio.

“One of my first thoughts after being laid off was,” Keskinen says now, “was that now I’d have more time for my art.”

Her work will be featured at The Wish House Gallery from Memorial Day weekend through the end of July.

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