Gary Eldridge is a graduate of the Illustration Department of Kendall College of Art & Design and worked as a graphic artist and illustrator from that graduation in 1974 to the present. He established his illustration studio in west Michigan where his unique combination of printmaking and dimensional object constructions quickly attracted the attention of Artist Agents in both New York City and Seattle. Together these two firms represented him for the overt 20 years bringing assignments both nationally and internationally from clients which included; Prudential Investments, Harza Engineering of Chicago, Eli Lilly and Co., The LA Times, Forbes Magazine, Ernst and Young, University of Miami School of Medicine, UCLA Medical School, CEO Magazine, United States Federal Reserve, Washingtonian Magazine, Rutgers University, GE Capital, National Geographic Magazine and AT&T. Gary’s passion for bringing art and creativity to his community has also led him to volunteer for many organizations that share that passion. He is currently Chairperson of LowellArts Board of Directors and Co-Chair of the Moving To Main Campaign which raised nearly $1,200,000 for their new LowellArts home on Main Street.