Glenn Wolff

Instructor of Visual Arts, Interlochen College of Creative Arts

B.F.A., Minneapolis College of Art and Design

Glenn Wolff grew up in Traverse City, Michigan. He studied printmaking at Northwestern Michigan College and received his B.F.A. from the Minneapolis College of Art and Design. His career began in New York as an illustrator for such clients as the New York Times, the Village Voice, the Central Park Conservancy and the New York Zoological Society. In 1987 he returned to northern Michigan concentrating on fine art and book illustration. The list of authors he has worked with include Stephanie Mills, John Gierach and Robert Sullivan, but he is best known for his illustrations in the books of Jerry Dennis, starting with 1992’s It’s Raining Frogs and Fishes and most recently The Windward Shore.

Glenn’s mixed media fine art has been shown throughout the U.S. and Canada and is included in numerous private and public collections including: the Dennos Museum Center, the Kellogg Foundation and the International Crane Foundation. He has also been a frequent artist-in-residence for environmental organizations such as the Great Lakes Bioneers, Wings of Wonder, the Watershed Suite Project and the North American Prairie Conference.