Current Location:
Zumberge Administration (JHZ) -> 3rd Floor (JHZ)
Location Notes:
JHZ; 3rd Floor Suite 3090; Room 3098

Untitled (Docks)

Artwork
Identifier:
2009.123.18
Artist:
Ruiyuan Chen
Credit:
GVSU Collection
Medium:
Photograph
Date:
circa 2008
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 16.375 in Width: 11 in
Description:
Wide-angle shot, large depth of field of long, segmented, gray wooden dock trailing to horizon line. Many wooden boats uniformly docked down entire length. People seen from behind carrying baskets over their shoulders filled with bright leafy green vegetation, colorful jackets.
Historical Context:
Ruiyuan Chen's photographs reflect the artist's many travels throughout China and Mongolia. His works play with color, light, and shadows created by fog, dust, and smoke. He is the executive director of the Youth Photographic Society of Fujian and the Vice-President of the Putian City Youth Photographic Society.

Getty Art and Architecture Thesaurus Terms:
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