Drawing Workshop Faculty
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 BFA 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 Conservancyand 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 Fishesand most recently The Windward Shore.
Glenn’s mixed media fine art has been shown throughout the US 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.