My prints are high contrast interpretations of what I observe around me. Influenced by expressionist printmakers of the past, I redefine the style in terms of my own life experience. Using traditional carving techniques, I tell stories--both light and dark--exposing my own emotional truth.
Carl Wilson is a Printmaker, Illustrator, Animator, and Writer. He is a Kesge Fellow, Yaddo Fellow, and MacDowell Fellow. He has exhibited and conducted workshops at the Grand Rapids Art Museum, Gregory Allicar Museum of Art, Museum of Contemporary Art in Detroit, and the University of Michigan. His work is in the permanent collection of several museums and fine galleries. He has received commissions from The Kresge Foundation, MacDowell, and Calvin College.