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Death-row prisoners' artworks: the story of a unique collaboration

PUBLISHED September 22, 2013

The photograph shows trees silhouetted against the night sky, with a simple handwritten caption: "It has been 25 years since I have seen the stars in the open sky!" This is part of The Night Sky Series by Robin Paris, Tom Williams and Harold Wayne Nichols. Paris and Williams are both art teachers. Nichols is on death row; he really hasn't seen the sky for 25 years.

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