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Autistic Man Finds Career in Art

John M. Williams, an autistic man from Winchester, Massachusetts, is a rising star in the art world.

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    (Published Thursday, April 23, 2015)

    An autistic man from Winchester, Massachusetts, has found a career in the calming effect of art.

    John M. Williams creates incredible works of art. From a picture to a sketch, the images take shape. They are the result of careful cutting and layering the pieces from magazines.

    Some of Williams' works are so well-loved that they have been featured in exhibits all over the country, including at Lesley University in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

    For a man who struggles with something as seemingly simple as eye contact, he has now found a way to connect.

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