Current Location:
Kirkhof Center -> Lower Level (KC)
Location Notes:
KC; LL; Area 51

US 10 & US 131-Road Knight

Artwork
Identifier:
2001.240.1
Artist:
Victoria Veenstra
Credit:
GVSU Collection
Medium:
Chromogenic Print
Date:
2000
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 23 in Width: 17.5 in
Description:
Large knight standing in a snow bank. Power lines behind. From Roadside Series: Found Images from the Sides of the Road, 1992-2001. Pinhole camera image.
Historical Context:
Grand Valley State University professor Victoria Veenstra is a photographic artist who employs a variety of cameras to capture the daily vignettes of life-tales from the morning ritual of coffee to the landscapes of the daily commute. Her current work includes color pinhole images from "Roadsides," of which this piece is included. This series of images are of the boundary area between the road and the inhabited land. Her work is widely exhibited both nationally and internationally.

Getty Art and Architecture Thesaurus Term:
color photographs