Honoring Prentice, provider of hope

The lower level of Prentice’s barn is a gallery of smaller works. Photo by Bruce T. Paddock

CORNWALL — When Tim Prentice received a phone call from the Northwest Connecticut Arts Council last month, he was surprised to learn that he was one of the organization’s 2017 CultureMAX honorees and would be receiving their Lifetime Achievement award.

During a recent interview about the honor, the Cornwall sculptor avoided any talk of gratitude or pride, choosing instead to deflect emotions with humor.

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