BFA Painting - Washington University, St. Louis, MO
MFA Painting - Indiana University, Bloomington, IN
2103 Solo show: Bloodletting, Moraine Valley Community Cooleg, Palos Hills, IL
2011 Faculty Biennial, Northeastern Illinois University, Chicago, IL
2010-2009 MVCC Faculty Present: New Work, Moraine Valley Community College
2008 MVCC Faculty Exhibit: Innerview, Moraine Valley Community College
2003 Guest List, Gescheidle Gallery, Chicago, IL
1999 Building Beauty, Carlson Tower Gallery, North Park University, Chicago, IL
1997 Seattle Art Fair, Martin-Zambito Gallery, Seattle, WA
A native of Niagra Falls, NY, Mr. Krantz earned his BFA in painting at Washington University and his masters in painting at Indiana University in Bloomington, Indiana. He was awarded a teaching fellowship following his graduate study where he acted as Associate Professor of Drawing at Indiana University's Overseas Program in Florence, Italy. After moving to Chicago in the fall of 1995, Mr. Krantz began teaching basic and advanced courses in drawing and painting at the Highland Park Fine Arts Center, and the Evanston Arts center. He currently teaches at Northeastern Illinois University and Moraine Valley Community College in Palos Hills, IL. He divides his time between teaching and working in the studio preparing for his next and very occasional show at home where he lives with his wife and four cats.
5500 N. St. Louis Ave.
Chicago, IL 60625