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Dan Watts: Photography of China ➔ Red Pavilion, China

Artwork

Identifier:
2002.551.1
Artist:
Dan Watts
Medium:
Photograph
Date:
2002
Dimensions:

Description:
Oriental building with red poles and green and red roof.
Historical Context:
Dan Watts is known for combining photography and his love for anthropology. He has traveled to 34 countries for various photography projects. Most recently, he spent a year of travel to create photo essays of each of the five sister cities of Grand Rapids. These include the Cherry blossoms and the Fire Festival in Imihachiman, Japan; the architecture of Perugia, Italy; Beilsko-Biala, Poland; people of the Ga District of Ghana in West Africa; and Zapopan, Mexico. At a grand total of 16,855 photographs, this collection marks the single largest collection of Sister-City photography in the world. His work is on permanent display at the JW Marriott in downtown Grand Rapids.
Credit:
GVSU Collection
Current Location:
GVSU ➜ IDC Collection Storage ➜ Unit 1 Compressed Shelving (CS1) ➜ Section B (CS1) ➜ Shelf B2 (CS1) ➜ Box 165
Location Notes:
IDC; Compressed Shelving Unit 1; Section B; Shelf 2; Box 165