Booth #: LN33
Artist bio: Kreg Yingst received his Bachelor’s Degree in Studio Art from Trinity University in San Antonio in 1983, and while later teaching, finished his Masters in painting from Eastern Illinois University. Eventually he transitioned into making a living solely from the sales of his work. Both a painter and self-taught printmaker, his art can be found in numerous private and public collections including Purdue University; The Halsey Institute of Contemporary Art at the College of Charleston, South Carolina; College of Lake County, Grayslake, IL; Janus Corporation, Denver, CO and Pensacola State College in Florida.
Artist Statement: Original woodcuts and linocuts hand-pulled on an antique proof press. Narrative and concept-based work inspired by lyric and musical nostalgia.