Current Location:
Wall Galleries -> Eberhard Center Gallery (GVSU PEW Campus)
Location Notes:
Eberhard Wall Gallery

Sunrise on the Ganges

Artwork
Identifier:
2020.34.8
Artist:
Elle Bowman
Credit:
Gift of the Padnos International Center
Medium:
Photographic Print
Date:
2019
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 11" Width: 14"
Note: Mat: 16"h x 20"w
Description:
Colored photograph of man painted white, giving a "peace sign" sitting on the very tip of the bow of a long boat or canoe. Foggy city and other boats behind him,
Historical Context:
"This photo was taken on a fog-filled morning, moments before the sun rose and lit up the Ganges River in Varanasi, India. Varanasi is regarded as the spiritual capital of India, bringing in visitors to bathe in the Ganges River’s sacred waters and perform funeral rites." - Elle Bowman