Chris Troutman '03 Exhibits at Hauser Art Center in November
November 16, 2011
Troutman's large scale drawings will be on display through December 18th in Heuser Art Gallery.
Born in Kansas City, Missouri, and raised in Peoria, Illinois, Christopher graduated from Bradley University in 2003 with a BFA in Drawing and Painting. He then moved to Japan where he and his wife opened a conversational English school. In 2005 Troutman was the first foreign resident of Kagoshima to be awarded the Grand Prize at the 52nd Kagoshima Prefectural Art Exhibition and received an Award of Excellence at the 60th Southern Japan Art Exhibition. In 2008 Christopher completed an MFA in Drawing and Painting at California State University, Long Beach. Troutman formerly taught drawing and painting at Eastern Kentucky University and currently teaches at Eastern Illinois University.