Current Location:
Cook-DeVos Center for Health Sciences -> 3rd Floor (CHS)
Location Notes:
CHS; 3rd fl., West Hall, Across from Rm. 314

Nursing V

Artwork
Identifier:
1998.148.1e
Artist:
David R. Banta
Credit:
GVSU Collection
Medium:
Color Photograph
Date:
1995
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 15.5 in Width: 15.5 in
Description:
Nurse talking to a person in a hospital bed who is lying down surrounded by medical equipment.
Historical Context:
With a background in photojournalism, David Banta's portrait photography places the individuals within their personal environment. Banta prides himself in spending time with the person long enough to get to know them and create a comfortable position in front of the camera. Within this process his art becomes collaboration between both the photographer and the personality being photographed. Banta is an alumnus of Grand Valley State University, class of 1974.

Getty Art and Architecture Thesaurus Term:
color photography