Current Location:
Allendale Campus -> Calder Art Center
Location Notes:
CAC; 1st fl., Print Rm. 1214

Hollywood

Artwork
Identifier:
1998.976.1
Artist:
Bruce McCombs
Credit:
GVSU Collection
Medium:
Intaglio Print
Date:
1979
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 24 in Width: 35 in
Description:
Black and white print of drive-in movie scene. Godzilla in on the screen with 50s-60s style cars.
Historical Context:
Bruce McCombs is a painter and etcher specializing in photo-realistic watercolor paintings, most often depicting the urban, that he has displayed his art around the country and around the world. He received a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from the Cleveland Institute of Art and a Master of Fine Arts degree from Tulane University of New Orleans, Louisiana, and is currently a faculty member at Hope College in Holland, Michigan. He draws much inspiration from this area of Michigan, saying that he has "become fascinated with eclectic architecture...capturing unusual glimpses of structures we see every day and bringing to light something new about the ordinary."