Current Location:
Shelf B9 (CS1) -> Box 14
Location Notes:
IDC; Compressed Shelving Unit 1; Section B; Shelf B9; Box 14

Valjean Street, Lower 9th Ward, New Orleans

Artwork
Identifier:
2007.374.1
Artist:
Steven L. Smith
Credit:
GVSU Collection
Medium:
Giclée Inkjet Print
Date:
2006
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 12.25 in Width: 16.25 in
Description:
Blue brick house with flowers tied to the window. The door is open and missing glass. Signed and dated by the artist. White and blue has been spray painted on the side of the house. There is a bush in the lower left of the picture.
Historical Context:
Dr. Steven L. Smith is a faculty member in the GVSU School of Social Work in addition to his avocation as a social documentary photographer. He has trained with numerous master photographers and does freelance work along with incorporating the visual arts into his courses whenever possible to illustrate human needs and the human condition.