I have stopped buying books. I use to collect books on artists, cultural issues, travel, and music. Now, I am spending my time making, traveling, and looking. I have to admit the intranet has replaced some of the looking.
bio: John Hitchcock is an Artist and Professor at the University of Wisconsin-Madison where he teaches screenprinting, relief cut, and installation art. He earned his MFA in printmaking and photography at Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas and received his BFA from Cameron University, Lawton, Oklahoma. His current works depict personal, social, and political views that are a blend of printmaking, digital imaging, video, and installation. His awards include a Jerome Foundation grant, Minnesota; American Photography Institute National Graduate Seminar Fellowship at New York University; Vermont Studios Center Full Fellowship; the Vilas Associate Grant, University of Wisconsin, and was recently an artist in residence at Proyecto’ace, International Center for Visual Arts in South America, Buenos Aires, Argentina and the Frans Masereel Centrum for Graphix in Kasterlee, Belgium.
Exhibitions include: Kumu Art Museum of Estonia, Tallinn, Estonia; Dalarnas Museum, Falun, Sweden; London Print Studio, London, England, UK; Waldkunstpfad /Forest-Art-Path, Darmstadt, Germany; South African Museum, Cape Town, South Africa; Museu de Arte de Brasilia, Brasilia, Brazil; Museum of Contemporary Art, Santiago de Chile; International Print Center New York, Chelsea, New York; Museum of Arts & Design, New York; Eiteljorg Museum, Indianapolis, Indiana; Naples Museum of Art, Naples, Florida; Philbrook Museum of Art, Tulsa, Oklahoma; Weisman Art Museum, Minneapolis, Minnesota; Exit Art, New York; The Print Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; North Dakota Museum of Art, Grand Forks.