Timothy Young (pictured), associate professor of art at Grace College, Winona Lake, Indiana, has been selected as the Badlands National Park (South Dakota) Artist in Residence for fall 2006. This is a four-week residency, beginning in early September to early October.
Prof. Young will be interpreting the Badlands National Park environment in painting and drawing. Specifically, he will be exploring color and compositional interests of the surrounding area. This appointment also coincides with his fall 2006 sabbatical.
The Artist in Residence program is a competitive program to which professional artists submit application packets which are then reviewed by a selection panel to determine the resident artist.
Prof. Young joined the Grace College faculty in 1997. He holds his B.F.A. degree from Bowling Green State University, M.F.A. degree from Miami University (Ohio), and has participated in additional studies at Circulor De Belles Arts, University of Madrid.
Prof. Young is accomplished in painting and drawing and has exhibited and sold major works in the U.S. and abroad.