Born in Michigan in 1947, John Baughman studied art at the University of Michigan, the University of California at Berkeley and Otis Art Institute in Los Angeles. He also learned papermaking at the TwinRocker Paper Mill in Indiana. After many majors in several colleges and a hitch in the US Navy, John Baughman returned to his place of birth, Grand Rapids, Michigan in the early 1970’s. He started an art sales company and began doing custom art projects for the contract furniture manufacturers in his backyard. Baughman worked with the facilities Design Groups at Herman Miller, Steelcase, Westinghouse ASD, Haworth, Stow-Davis, Knoll and others providing custom art for their corporate facilities, Neo-Con Showrooms, Designer Saturday Showrooms and dealerships. Portal Series measures 21 x 31 with a 33 x 43 frame. This is NDOF Item Number A-018.