Exhibit Title: The Land Artists: Bill Hosterman and Ed Wong-Ligda Bill Hosterman In his work, Bill Hosterman investigates the relationship between the way that the natural environment
Exhibit Title: The Land
Artists: Bill Hosterman and Ed Wong-Ligda
In his work, Bill Hosterman investigates the relationship between the way that the natural environment is defined by the human journey, and the manner in which humans are defined by nature. Hosterman works in drawing and printmaking and has exhibited his work nationally and internationally. Hosterman holds BFA and MFA degrees with a concentration in printmaking, and studied printmaking and art in South Africa on a Fulbright Scholarship.
Originally from Palo Alto, California, Ed Wong-Ligda has been a Michigan based painter for over twenty five years. In California he worked half-time as a graphic designer/illustrator and half-time as a painter. After moving to Michigan, Wong-Ligda became a full-time assistant and associate professor at the Kendall College of Art and Design, where he was also the chair of design studies. In 1999 he became a full professor at Grand Valley State University and was the coordinator of Illustration until his retirement at the end of the 2014-15 academic year. Wong-Ligda currently is a full-time painter concentrating on landscapes. He holds an MFA degree in painting from the University of Tulsa.
Exhibition open Aug. 30 – Sept. 20, 2018
Artists’ Reception Sept. 7 , 5 – 7 p.m.
Gallery hours are Mon. – Fri. 8 a.m. – 8 p.m. or by appointment. For more information contact Gary Wertheimer at 269.749.7627.
(Friday) 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Kresge Foundation Art Gallery inside the Riethmiller Blackman Art Building
Olivet College Campus