Prairie Wind will be hosting artist Megan Hesser during the August 9th art tour from 5:00 till 8:00. Stop by and talk to this talented artist about her work!

Bound books by Megan Hesser

Artist Statement:

I grew up on a farm in rural, north central Indiana where I found a love of photography at an early age. I would fight to get my mom’s camera from her.

I attended Ball State University where I got a Bachelors of Fine Art with an emphasis in photography. During my junior year of college I traveled to Buenos Aires, Argentina to study and compare our local culture to theirs. Through the use of photography and writing my seminar class produced a book in Spanish and English comparing the cultural differences between Buenos Aires and Indiana.

I studied multiple mediums during college, including drawing, metals, ceramics, printmaking, bookbinding and photography.

While at Ball State I met my husband. We were married in July of 2008. We live in Cheyenne, Wyoming with our Alaskan Malamute Kaija.
More of Megan’s work can be seen on her website at www.meganhesser.com

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