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Things Fall Apart
"Any art that involves exposure to 2000 degree heat involves some aspect of good faith and reliance on chance. Although every precaution can be taken, ceramic artists never know exactly what to expect when they open the ...
The Space Between Action and Distraction
“In the studio, I am alone with my thoughts. I communicate with them, and they with me. As they form, they reflect my different states of mind: Action, distraction, reaction, interaction, and abstraction. I started this ...
Manifest I of "The Honest," 2009
" ’Nothing external matters here, except as it shows you its inner reflection.’ It is understood through history that what is seen is rarely enough to provide the viewer with a full explanation. In order to gather the most ...
More Than Vision : The Works of Three Blind Artists
The author discusses the experience of the blind with visual arts and reviews the life and work of American sculptor Michael Naranjo, photographers David Plakke and Tim Vallender, and Turkish painter Esref Armagan.
The author describes her experience as intern with an interior design firm in Ann Arbor, Michigan and combines that with research into sustainable architectural design and the the LEED certification program.
Perceiving Identity : Marie Antoinette as Monarch, Matron, Mother
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 ...
Another Side : A Photography Senior Individualized Project
The "8x10" view camera takes the idea of having a small screen on which to compose your image and increases it greatly. While shooting with the large format camera what you see on the screen is what you get. There is no ...
The author’s exploration of large format photography began with a chance encounter with an abandoned house. The author describes the project that developed when she returned to the house: “My process for this project was ...
The Theory and Practice of Primitive Photography
The author details the history and process of the calotype camera and then records the process of building and using one himself.
Craving Color : Video Documentary SIP
The author describes the creation of a documentary film on color and synesthesia. Video available on campus.