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    • Together / alone- under suburban sky: MFA Thesis - Photography and Related Media 

      Lin-Liang, Li (2020-05)
      Together / Alone--Under Suburban Sky is intrinsically tied to my experience moving to the U.S. at the age 40 from Shanghai, China. Life is drama. For this project, I dressed up as an ordinary suburban housewife to show ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • Jumble gym, playful randomness in contemporary jewelry: MFA Thesis - Metal 

      Gougherty, Stefan (2020-05)
      I create jewelry that is curious and interactive. Sampling content from trash to treasure, these playful objects are unpretentious and subversive. Exploring the surreal through engineering and illusion, these antics of ...
    • 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 ...
    • Counting clouds, finding sheep: MFA Thesis - Painting & Drawing 

      Willette, Corina (2020-05)
      In play, time slips away. Visual allusions occur, your mind broadens allowing new realities. These analog virtual-realty artworks — created initially for interior spaces — ended up “going out to play”. Once outside… they ...
    • About my meditation: MFA Thesis - Printmaking 

      Zheng, Xuewu (2020-05)
      I titled this body of my work Meditation. The works, include two series, contain both printmaking and installation. I have been working on both series for about 30 years. I examine both history and the present in a very ...
    • Trace collectors: MFA Thesis - Metal 

      Eom, Min Jae (2020-05)
      Everything around us has been touched, used, cracked, broken – evidence that reveals an object’s existence ​and experience. I create simple surfaces and forms that when carried on the body, slowly gather traces of the ...
    • 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 ...
    • Between / spaces: MFA Thesis - Metal 

      Scherzer, Jamie M. (2020-05)
      Using metal as a drawing tool, my work expands the traditional vocabulary of mark-making. I strive to create aesthetic compositions with metal serving as both paintbrush and canvas, exploring and capturing the conversation ...
    • Reliquien: MFA Thesis - Photography and Related Media 

      Wahl, Bruce (2020-05)
      My father lives in a town I can not get lost in. He still inhabits my childhood home, surrounded by a collection of objects and photographs arrayed as shrines to his American Dream. Both the town and the man seem alien to ...
    • Coral observations: MFA Thesis - Printmaking 

      McDonnell, Jessica (2020-05)
      The first time I plunged into the ocean and opened my eyes to the bustling world of a coral reef was unforgettable. Equally remarkable has been the effect humans have imposed there, from rising temperatures and acidity to ...
    • The ponderous counterspectacle of things ceasing to be, or, How I learned to stop worrying about my future, accept the fact that I’m going to die, and make a bunch of pictures about it: MFA Thesis - Photography and Related Media 

      Rouke, Nicholas (2020-05)
      Americans like to believe that we are better than everyone else. It is deeply ingrained into the culture we consume, even before we start school as children. TV and films portray a heroic American superhero defeating the ...
    • In this era of big data those things we do not notice: MFA Thesis - Metal 

      Wan, Kehan (Yoky) (2020-05)
      We live in an information-overloaded era. We are trapped and enslaved, while at the same time perceiving this as convenient. The overload of data exists with both advantages and disadvantages. We are able to get to know ...
    • Rock paper scissors: MFA Thesis - Painting & Drawing  

      Strauss, Sharon (2019-05)
      For me, making art is a ritualistic process bound up in observations of the material world. It speaks to my desire to interpret the world around me. How can spaces we consider "ordinary" allow an opportunity for transcendence? ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • American macaroni: MFA Thesis - Ceramics   

      Rosenbach, Heather (2019-05)
      Working predominantly in ceramics, I seek to explore the concept of lowbrow art, verging on ugly, in conjunction with personal experiences growing up lower middle class-to-working class. Memories are exposited through ...
    • Listen to them: MFA Thesis - Sculpture 

      Naganoma, Megumi (2019-05)
      “Listen to them.”, represents a group of twenty-one rape survivors. I know them personally and they have confided in me the details of their attacks. These are all people that I have relationships with: friendships, family, ...
    • Chariots of the anthropocene: MFA Thesis - Printmaking 

      Munford, David (2019-05)
      This series of prints begins a body of work that addresses the subject of climate change, including man's role in accelerating it and exacerbating its effects. I chose the medium of monotype because it is a painterly ...