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    • Made in the USA, When gnomes need to clean their homes: MFA Thesis - Sculpture 

      Leu, Maxine (2020-05)
      My work, Made in the USA , focuses on the environment, communication, and identity. Using critical humor along with dark playfulness, I open doors to difficult conversations relating to issues of overconsumption and the ...
    • Make it Plain: MFA Thesis - Metal 

      Richards, Shani (2016-05)
      Knowing the history of craft and the material traditions are important to making my work. I insist on having this metalsmithing label, and I purposely challenge and subvert the discourse of what a metalsmith is. As a ...
    • Marks of time: MFA Thesis - Metal 

      Santiago, Jolynn (2019-05)
      For a moment, reflect on the marks of time that are often disregarded or wiped away. Would you ever consider preserving the ring of dust that forms around objects, or collecting the residue that clings to your hands after ...
    • Material memoir: MFA Thesis - Ceramics 

      Sartorius, Andrew (2019-05)
      My family owns a fifty acre plot of rolling red clay hills in West Virginia. When I return home, I dig clay, a pilgrimage to harvest from the strata of memory. This body of work explores the potential of wild West Virginia ...
    • Meandering progression: MFA Thesis - Drawing & Painting 

      Loveszy, Rosa (2019-05)
      Observation of interior organic forms and microscopic environments inspired my interest the correlation between macro and microstructures in the universe. The flow of movement and material in natural settings, whether large ...
    • Minutiae: MFA Thesis - Metal 

      Li, Ruizhi (2019-05)
      The thesis research is informed by the quotidian, and provokes a reconsideration of what is overlooked. The resulting compositions reflect the intangible divinity and spirituality that are embedded in the mundane. It is ...
    • Mise-en-scène : MFA Thesis - Painting and Drawing 

      Coté, Amy (2014-02-27)
      My work is an amalgam of personal experience, imagined narratives and a subconscious response to the infinite, available currents of information and imagery present in our world today. It celebrates color, humor and the absurd.
    • Moments Materialized: MFA Thesis-Ceramics 

      Morton, Rebecca (2017-05)
      Through movement, I am aware that my mind quickens my body and my body invigorates my mind. Movement, for me, is a response to a particular place in time similar to an improvisational dance. I’m interested in large amounts ...
    • Mushroom shed: MFA Thesis - Sculpture 

      Heidel, Amanda (2019-05)
      Mushroom Shed, is a ten year community based durational project space for cultivating edible and medicinal mushrooms. Mushroom Shed is an experimental laboratory for educational workshops, a place to meet up for discussions ...
    • Noesis, the Inner Nature of Body Expression : MFA Thesis - Ceramics 

      Fortin, Christopher (2014-05)
      As we progress through time, language is generated and adapted through the ever-changing structures of society and technology. Like all languages, non-verbal communication has adapted and changed through time and culture. ...
    • Nostalgia: MFA Thesis - Printmaking 

      Lee, Geuryung (2019-05)
      The process of my printing begins with the drawing of an image using ink and a brush on an acetate film. The act of drawing allows me to release my emotions and I experience a calmness, satisfaction and happiness. This is ...
    • Novation : MFA Thesis - Printmaking 

      Van Atta, Paul (2015-05)
      The resulting thesis derives from studying the local ecology of the Hudson River and relating traditions of cultures affected by electronic waste into a starting point for discussion within an interconnected world. The ...
    • Obscura: MFA Thesis - Sculpture 

      Mattison, Sarah Reese (2014-12)
      From the architectural element to Microsoft, windows are analogous to notions of the portal, the frame, and the screens of film, television, the computer and mobile phone. They represent a passage to other worlds, new ways ...
    • Of flesh and fruit: MFA Thesis - Ceramics 

      Jaimes, Karen (2020-05)
      Of Flesh and Fruit is an experiential interventionist installation that interacts with Western hegemonic institutions, such as museums and galleries, to address the impact of colonialism on indigenous cultures. Pre-Columbian ...
    • Oh, Wonder! Votives of the Anthropocene: MFA Thesis Metal 

      Chandler, Emma Olivia (2017-05)
      My research occurs in biological and archeological texts, as well as in mythological realms. The twin tracks of scientific investigation and folklore illuminate a wide range of relationships between that which we imagine ...
    • Onward and tally-ho: MFA Thesis - Printmaking  

      Hale, B Jensen (2019-05)
      Like many people, I am tired. Tired of the tension that seems to drive our society, tired of self-imposed echo chambers, and tired of feeling like I have so little power to help. How can such problems be approached? I ...
    • Packing universes: MFA Thesis - Sculpture 

      Choi, Jung Yun (2020-05)
      Multiverse and dreams are the main themes of my work. I am usually haunted by vivid memories that feel real after dreaming. I imagined the existence of my other selves in that other universe. I borrow the eyes of my ...
    • Painting Parallels: MFA Thesis - Painting and Drawing 

      Kovacevski, Olivia (2014-05)
      I cut and collage shapes to locate parallel meanings. I trust in the directness of mark making and deploy a formal vocabulary to reveal the structure of my thoughts. The artwork originates in the freedom of play and retains ...
    • Peeling: MFA Thesis - Metal 

      Zhang, Sihui (2017-05)
      Curiosity is a natural instinct. We are easily attracted to things that are unfamiliar, yet we long for a tangible connection. Ultimately, we desire warmth, intimacy, and things that bear similarity to ourselves. I am ...
    • Perpetually Fleeting: MFA Thesis - Ceramics 

      McCullough, Allora J. (2015-12)
      I am approaching a representation of the ethereal body. I am exploring the sculptural figure as both a body and as a vessel for the physical body. By forming metaphorical vessels for the spirit through visceral abstract ...