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    • Painting Dance: A Studio Art Senior Individualized Project 

      Hauk, Michelle L. (2007)
      The dance is eternal. It is a manifestation of life in its truest form, and it is this experience of life through dance that I desire to bring to canvas. T.S. Eliot writes in Buirnt Norton, "The dance along the artery/ ...
    • Painting Project 

      Malz, Olivia (1971)
      The author describes the development of her senior painting collection.
    • Paintings 

      Gass, Elizabeth (1994)
      The author describes her focus on symbolism and color in a collection of eight oil paintings inspired by the works of Jasper Johns, Gustav Klimpt, and Al Held.
    • Paintings 

      Sheridan, Kym (1992)
      A collection of 19 watercolors and paper collages.
    • Paintings & Drawwings of the Figure 

      Janasov, Eric (1994)
      My art in basic terms, is about mastering a medium, oil pastels and oil paint, color and the human form. My ambition to strive for realism is born from a love for observation; the focus required of the mind to digest ...
    • Paintings and Drawings 

      Spreitzer, Josephine M. (1985)
      The author describes the process of creating a senior collection of paintings and drawings.
    • Paintings of My Gramma 

      Dimitrijevic, Aleksander (2000)
      I would say that I knew what I wanted the focus of my SIP to be from the start. I had decided on study abroad that I wanted to do a painting SIP instead of a working with ceramics. This is mostly because I was relatively ...
    • The Parallels of Dada and Punk 

      Lorey, Eric R. (1983)
      The Dada movement is as ill-understood today as when it flourished in relative obscurity-from 1915 to 1921. There is no consensus concerning the very origin of the word "Dada," having been variously explained as the words ...
    • Past in Stone 

      Burnett, Laura V. (2012)
      “Throughout my life, as I have traveled across the world, I have admired the equilibrium between beauty and fact, technicality and creativity and how they sustain each other through their differences. As both a Mathematics ...
    • Patchwork Ceramics 

      Ritchie, Nicole (2007)
      The inspiration for this installation of ceramic bowls and serving pieces came from vintage fabrics and Judy Chicago's Dinner Party.
    • Perceiving Identity : Marie Antoinette as Monarch, Matron, Mother 

      Zepeda, Austin (2009)
      The problem with any artistic endeavor, the artist knows, is that once art enters the realm of the viewer, it becomes the vision of the particular viewer and not the vision or intention of the artist. When the object ...
    • Perfect Imperfections: A Painting SIP 

      Emhof, Joana M. (2003)
      The author describes her collection of paintings that explores the meaning of beauty, inspired by Georgia O’Keefe, Cezanne, Degas, and Andy Goldworthy.
    • Performancing Sexed Interactions, A Muddy Mastery Performance Series 

      Stamm, Taylor (2012)
      “As my body experiences, I see a reflection of both pleasure and frustration as I interact with the material world. I have considered and acted upon materials in various performances, installations and processes as I think ...
    • Personal Curve 

      Brockington, Andrew J. (Drew) (2004)
      Throughout my experience on Personal Curve I tried to stay true to my original idea as much as possible. Taking an idea and developing it over an extended period of time allowed for the freedom to let mistakes take place, ...
    • Personal Narrative Through Book as Sculpture Object: A Multimedia Approach in Studio Art 

      Sheaff, Colin (1997)
      This SIP consists of ten books as art/sculpture projects which are detailed below followed by a slide list and material and notes used during the SIP.
    • Pewabic Pottery: The Continued Legacy of Mary Chase Perry Stratton 

      Ruble, Barbara L. (1999)
      Originally lured to Pewabic Pottery through a flyer for free classes in conjunction with studio work, I began my pottery experience as an intern for the education department. My duties with education included glaze formulation ...
    • Photographic Memory : An Exploration of Family and Remembrance in Acrylic Paint 

      Gleason, Samantha (2017)
      Photographic Memory is a series that progressed upon the concept of reimagining photographs from my childhood. Over the course of the series, I pushed the work to visually represent the way I wanted memories to feel: ...
    • Physicality : Senior Individualized Project 

      Gallagher, Aileen (2013)
      The artist writes “Physicality: The distinction between a body and a person lacks clear boundaries, despite advancements in fields such as biology, psychology, and philosophy. At what point does a body become a person and ...
    • Pictorial Entries from a Persian-American Diary 

      Jamshidi, Mondenna (2006)
      For a final paper, I wanted to research what life was like for the women of Iran today. I had heard so much about their plight but I had never been experienced it first hand. I was deeply drawn to it, perhaps to learn ...