Michael Boonstra is an interdisciplinary artist living and working in the Pacific Northwest. He received his BFA from the University of Michigan and his MFA from the University of Oregon. Recent awards include a Career Opportunity Grant from the Oregon Arts Commission, project funding from the Ford Family Foundation, and a residency at the Djerassi Resident Artist Program. Boonstra’s drawings and photo-based work have been exhibited nationally and he has created site-specific project in Michigan, California, and at numerous venues in Oregon. Boonstra currently teaches at Oregon State University.