Victoria Veenstra, Edge Ice, color photograph, 1996, 20x16'

Victoria Veenstra, Edge Ice, color photograph, 1996, 20×16′

 

Artist Bio

Victoria Veenstra is Associate Professor of Photography in the School of Communications. Prof. Veenstra’s interests evolve around synchronous imagery that captures tension between the static and the momentary which emerges in her explorations within photographic installations, non-traditional photo media, pinhole chromogenic images, and the bookarts. She worked in New York as a photographer and artist, taught at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, University of Toledo, OH and College for Creative Studies, Detroit, MI before joining the faculty at Grand Valley State University. Her award winning photographic art is exhibited nationally & internationally. She is actively engaged in the arts community, through lecturer presentations at GRAM, Muskegon Museum of Art, West Shore Graphic Arts Society and local venues. She volunteers for Society for Photographic Education regionally and Nationally. And teaches photographic workshops for middle & high school arts programs.