White Bluffs, 1998

Glenn Rudolph
(American, born 1946)

Location: University of Washington - Bothell, Bothell


Artist Glenn Rudolph is recognized for his work photographing vacant landscapes, abandoned spaces, and people who inhabit them. Along the way, he indirectly captures time, place, and community. His photographs are about the changing face of the Pacific Northwest.

This artwork was acquired for the State Art Collection in partnership with University of Washington - Bothell and Cascadia Community College.


Glenn Rudolph's photographs tell the powerful stories of the Northwest's changing landscapes and communities. He has focused on disappearing farmlands, the bankrupt Milwaukee Railroad Company, landless Indian tribes, neighborhood gardens, and abandoned mine sites among other subjects.

Rudolph is a former commercial fisher and has been a photographer since the mid-1970s. He received a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in painting from the University of Washington in Seattle in 1968.

Material CategoryWork on paper - photograph
MediumGelatin silver print on paper
Dimensions30 in x 40 in
ID NumberWSAC2001.057.004
Acquisition MethodDirect purchase
Artist LocationWashington, United States
Location Information
AgencyUniversity of Washington
Artwork LocationUniversity of Washington - Bothell
Founders Hall (UW1 building), 2nd floor, South hallway, East wall
WA CountyKing
Site TypeUniversity
Address18115 Campus Way NE
Bothell, WA 98011
Geo. Coordinates47.760694, -122.191129
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