The Featured Artist for the 2017 Spring Cottonwood Art Festival is Chris Vance.

Chris Vance is a full-time artist living in Bondurant, Iowa. Graduating from Iowa State University in 2000 with a degree in fine arts, he has traveled the Midwest and won many juried competitions. Vance’s work has influences of his printmaking background, street art, and childlike drawings offering the viewer a new look on abstraction.

Corporate collections include: Aviva - US Headquarters, Merchants Bonding, Mercy Health Network, Des Moines University, Metro Waste Management, and Natural Grocers.

photo of Chris Vance