Current Location:
The Commons -> 1st Floor (COM)
Location Notes:
COM; 1st fl., Between Bathroom Entrances

I Am Grand Valley

Artwork
Identifier:
2008.253.27
Artist:
Viral Patel
Credit:
GVSU Collection
Medium:
Acrylic on Canvas
Date:
2008
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 18 in Width: 24 in
Description:
Self portrait of young dark-skinned man with short, dark hair and black, rectangular glasses wearing dark sweater and white apron with the word "Virus" written across the front. Background is white, gray, dark gray, emanating from center.
Historical Context:
The "I Am Grand Valley" portrait project was created by students, administrators, faculty, staff, and alumni who volunteered to paint their self portraits. Many had no prior experience and all left their inhibitions at the door to take part of this project and celebrate the diversity within Grand Valley State University.