Department of Art Alumni
Rick Villodas '84
Rick Villodas is a graphic designer who concentrated in illustration and photography while at WestConn. He also studied under David Holzman in an intensive art program called "Summerworks" in Woodstock, NY. Rick was the recipient of the Purchase Award upon graduation. He taught art to inner city youth and is a past president and board member of the Stanley L. Richter Association for the Arts.
Rick has 20 years experience as a picture framer and is interested in the archival preservation of art.
He has illustrated program covers and has art directed printed
materials commemorating the 1939 World's Fair. Currently he is
working towards capturing the hidden and rapidly changing pastoral
characyor of Hudson and Housatonic Valleys.