Current Location:
Eberhard Center -> 9th Floor (EC)
Location Notes:
EC; 9th Floor; Across from Rm. 907

Vines Over Walkway

Artwork
Identifier:
2003.333.1
Artist:
Dan Watts
Credit:
Gift of the Artist
Medium:
Photograph
Date:
1995
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 10.5 in Width: 13 in
Description:
Color photograph of vines over walkway
Historical Context:
Dan Watts is known for combining photography and his love for anthropology. He has traveled to 34 countries for various photography projects. Most recently he spent a year of travel to create photo essays of each of the five sister cities of Grand Rapids. These include the cherry blossoms and the Fire Festival in Imihachiman, Japan; the architecture of Perugia, Italy; Beilsko-Biala, Poland; people of the Ga District of Ghana in West Africa; and Zapopan, Mexico. At a grand total of 16,855 photographs, this collection marks the single largest collection of Sister-City photography in the world. His work is on permanent display at the JW Marriott in downtown Grand Rapids.

Getty Art and Architecture Thesaurus Term:
photojournalism