Ken Holder was born on September 11, 1936 in Heald, Texas. He was an artist and educator who lived and worked in Bloomington, Illinois since 1969. Holder passed away on December 7, 2018.
MFA, drawing and painting, School of the Art Institute of Chicago; Chicago, IL (1965)
BFA, Texas Christian University; Fort Worth, TX (1959)
Professor of Art Emeritus (painting and drawing), Illinois State University; Normal, IL (active 1969-1998)
Ken Holder participated in two collaborative print projects at Normal Editions Workshop as one of four art faculty in two different four-print sets: CVA Suite Vol. II in 1980 and President's Suite in 1979 at the School of Art at Illinois State University.