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Metroland Readers Poll 2014 Votes Jim Lewis #1 Best Local Visual Artist

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It’s agreed: Troy artisan Jim Lewis’s sculptural, unique wood furnishings are a fine art. — Metroland

Photos: Devotional art – Times Union.
Published 8:55 p.m., Thursday, August 9, 2012

Jim Lewis, a sculptor and woodworker, was at his Troy studio on Thursday with the largest artwork he has created, a 23-by-17-foot altar piece called a crucifixion mural, or retablo, that is scheduled to be sent to a church in Edinburg, Texas, where it will be prominently displayed.