BankRI Turks Head Gallery: “Tales of an Earthbound Traveler: Paintings by Sandy DeLuca,” February 6 through March 5, 2014 at the downtown Providence BankRI branch in the Turks Head building, One Turks Head Place. Exhibit hours are Monday through Wednesday 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., and Thursday and Friday 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. For more information, contact http://www.bankri.com or call 401 456-5015, ext 1330.
MEET THE ARTIST: SANDY DELUCA
It all started with her father. “My dad was a huge Hitchcock fan,” Warwick author and artist Sandy DeLuca says. “Every Sunday afternoon he would take me to the movies.”
In the darkened movie theater, DeLuca experienced a wide range of suspense, horror, science fiction and fantasy. It wasn’t long before the shy young girl wanted to create some of these stories for herself.
“I wanted to be a writer and I liked to draw,” DeLuca says. She thought she…