Richard Aardsma is an artist and photographer who works primarily in digital print media. After completing a profession in education as a photographer/graphic designer, Richard started a second career in fine art photography and is beginning to represent his work in national and international exhibitions. He received a BA degree in Studio Art from Hope College where he experimented with photo imagery and went on to complete graduate work in intaglio printmaking at Michigan State University. Richard’s affinity for photography emerged from his darkroom experience at a newspaper. He has lived most of his life in the Midwest and currently resides with his wife in Grandville, Michigan.
Richard's ArtPrize Entries
These are Richard's official ArtPrize entries from this year and past years.