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Rachael Van Dyke

Grand Rapids, MI, United States

Rachael Van Dyke is a mid-career artist represented by LaFontsee Galleries of Grand Rapids and Douglas, MI. This spring she participated in a one month residency in Assisi, Italy creating landscape works as well as narrative works of the life of Saint Francis and St. Clare. This past summer she participated as an artist-in-residence with Le Jardin Botanique, in Marnay sur Seine, France. Van Dyke has received additional fellowships including TICA with the Art Institute of Chicago, and Les Tasis located in the Ardeche Valley of Southern France. She is also a Fulbright Memorial Fund teacher recipient to Japan. Van Dyke has had solo art exhibitions with the Forest Hills Fine Art Center, the Power Center of Performing Arts in Ann Arbor, MI and the University of Michigan Hospital Gifts for Art program. She earned her MAE at the Kendall College of Art and Design and has worked 14 years as an art and design educator for all grade levels including adjunct instructor at the College for Creative Studies in Detroit, MI. In addition to abstract landscape painting Van Dyke is the collaborative partner of Cameron Van Dyke, together known as THE FUTURE PEOPLE, they design, create, and perform in a variety of artistic and experimental endeavors centered around universal housing and sustainable transportation. Rachael Van Dyke is represented by LaFontsee Galleries, Grand Rapids, MI, Sleeping Bear Gallery, Empire, MI, River Centre Gallery, Sylvania, OH, The Ann Arbor Art Center, and The Artisan's Bench, Brighton, MI

Rachael's ArtPrize Entries

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    But, I can love you

    2016 ArtPrize Entry Van Dyke
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    Plowed Fields

    2015 ArtPrize Entry Rachael Van Dyke
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  • Photo of Michigan Ridges and Valleys

    Michigan Ridges and Valleys

    2014 ArtPrize Entry Rachael Van Dyke
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  • Photo of S. Popp Rd 11, Lake Leelanau

    S. Popp Rd 11, Lake Leelanau

    2013 ArtPrize Entry Rachael Van Dyke
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  • Photo of Leelanau Peninsula  Traverse City series

    Leelanau Peninsula Traverse City series

    2012 ArtPrize Entry Rachael Van Dyke
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  • Photo of East Donner Rd 4 (Interlochen Series)

    East Donner Rd 4 (Interlochen Series)

    2011 ArtPrize Entry Rachael Van Dyke
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