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“Why I do it: I believe in challenging the status-quo. I believe in the power of creativity. I believe in the importance of the individual, and the potential of the collective. These beliefs are the primary motivating ...
"Portraiture is a statement of presence; it has the power to both document and to define the subject. Through my pieces I not only seek to explore the complexities of the personal identity of my subjects, but also to explore ...
Past in Stone
“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 ...
Cultural Influences Concerning the Art of the Alhambra
The author explores the cultural, political, and economic climate of Granada, Spain during the years when the Nasrid Dynasty ruled the region. Connections are made between the artistic and social culture of the area and ...
A Massive Medium : The Propaganda of Italian Fascist Architecture
The author reviews how the architecture of early 20th Century Rome reflects the values and aspirations of Musolini and the Fascist Party in Italy.
Dreams of Ecuador
The author describes her senior collection of photo collages inspired by her study abroad experience in Ecuador and the process of manipulating the images in Photoshop to make them convey a fantastical, dreamlike experience.
Narrative of the Artistic Process of the Documentary Film SIP "Nitty Gritty"
My completed Senior Individualized Project, an autobiographical documentary film entitled Nitty Gritty, discusses dysfunctional families abuse, addiction, mental illness, and recovery by drawing upon my own personal experiences.
Performancing Sexed Interactions, A Muddy Mastery Performance Series
“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 ...
Purple Piece, Primary Shapes Weathervane, Fractal Reflections, and Binary Strip
"My sculpture Senior Individualized Project consists of a series of sculptures and installations made from construction materials, exploring the themes of geometry and aesthetic appeal. I created four individual pieces ...