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Artist

Kim Fink

Nationality

American

Title of Work

West is West

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Date of Work

2002-10

Medium

etching, silkscreen, chine colle, hand-tinting on "Roma" paper

Edition #

3/6

Signature

bottom right

Height

24"

Width

18"

Collection/Provenance

Art & Design Study Collection

Status

Stored: FF_006_H

Location

UND Art Collections Repository

Artist Bio

Kim William Fink is a Professor in the Department of Art & Design at the University of North Dakota, where he teaches printmaking.

Fink's art often explores the ways in which cultural memory is produced. His work calls attention to the images and meanings that create individual and collective identities. Fink also explores the influence of popular culture and postmodern perspectives on identity.

Additional Information

Note from the artist:

"'West is West', printed in 2002-'10, My first teaching gig at American University in Corciano, Italy, this is an homage to my father, who was a hard-working farmer. The title comes from an English movie titled 'East is East', a funny/sad movie about being a foreigner in a foreign land."

Condition

Excellent

Rights

Images are provided for educational purposes only and may not be reproduced for commercial use. Images may be protected by artist copyright. A credit line is required to be used for any public non-commercial educational purpose. The credit line must include, “Image courtesy of the University of North Dakota.”

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