Dan Watts

individual
Life Dates
b. 1948
Nationality
American
GVSU Alumni Status
Alumnus, 1979
Artist Biography
Alumni GVSU, 1979Dan Watts has traveled to over 34 countries on corporate, magazine and personal projects, spending a total of more than three years on the road in the Orient, Europe, Africa and Latin America. All of these experiences led to his contribution to the JW Marriott hotel in downtown Grand Rapids. This body of work displays his extensive photo essays of the unique cultures of each of the five Grand Rapids Sister-Cities, includes the cherry blossoms and the Fire Festival in Imihachiman, Japan; the architecture of Perugia, Italy and Beilsko-Biala, Poland; the people of the Ga District of Ghana in West Africa; and Zapopan, Mexico.