Current Location:
Glenn A. Niemeyer Honors Hall -> 2nd Floor (HON)
Location Notes:
HON; Academic, 2nd fl., Across from Office 214

Bicycles on the Street

Artwork
Identifier:
2007.426.1
Artist:
Kendall Koning
Credit:
GVSU Collection
Medium:
Photograph
Date:
2006
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 20.5 in Width: 13.5 in
Description:
#0006 A road with many bicycles on the right side. There is a person walking up the road in an orange shirt and carrying a bag in each arm. There is also a yellow taxi going down the road. Large trees line the road along both sides.
Historical Context:
Kendall Koning graduated from Grand Valley State University with degrees in political science and economics, and spent some time abroad in China where he photographed his experiences. He is a professor of economics in the Seidman College of Business at Grand Valley State University, and his photographs can be seen in various locations throughout the school. This photograph, taken on a 2007 trip to China, depicts a man on a bicycle. Biking is one of the most popular forms of student transportation in eastern China's Normal University.