Christopher Wille is an artist based in Bloomington Illinois. He received his bachelors of Art at Eastern Illinois University, and his Master of Fine Art at Illinois State University where he graduated with honors. His work combines new media with traditional sculptural techniques to form a hybrid. WIlle's work has been shown nationally and internationally including New York, Texas, Arkansas, South Korea, Berlin Germany, and Reykjavík Iceland. Recent recognition includes a Merit Award at the Emerging Illinois Artist exhibition and an Honorable Mention at The 4th Cheongju International Craft Competition, as well as three artist residencies. These include I-Park in East Haddam, Connecticut, SÍM in Reykjavík, Iceland, and Arteles in Finland.