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Michael Onken

Michael Onken
"Above the Cetterline"

Created by Michael Onken, an SIU Emeritus Professor of Drawing and Painting. He retired in 2002 after a 34-year teaching career. For 29 of those years he served as the Director of Graduate Studies. An exhibition of his paintings with a retrospective view of work over past decades was held at the University Museum in 2006.

onken "Longing for the Sea"

This is a print utilizing the the traditional technique of the woodcut.