Untitled

Artwork

Identifier:
2017.9.3
Artist:
David Rathbun
Medium:
Photograph
Date:
1989
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 16.25 in Width: 16 in
Description:
Photo of a green building and a white building with red trim
Historical Context:
David Rathbun founded and developed the photography program at GVSU in 1981. He was born in Denver, Colorado in 1943. Rathbunlater moved to Illinois and graduated in 1965 with a bachelor of arts degree in literature from Wheaton College It was there that he discovered the efficacy of a strong liberal arts college education. He taught in the photography major that has become distinctive as a liberal arts program and continues to challenge and reward him as a scholar, a photographer, and an educator. He also continues to photograph about color and vision, and the nature of looking when color establishes the agenda of the visual experience.
Credit:
Gift of David Rathbun
Library of Congress Subjects
Photography
Current Location:
GVSU ➜ Allendale Campus ➜ Lake Superior Hall ➜ 2nd Floor (LSH)
Location Notes:
LSH; Second Floor; stairwell by 225-233 offices