MFA (Master of Fine Arts)
Date of Award
Committee Chair or Co-Chairs
Amanda Hood, Andrew Ross
The artist discusses her Masters of Fine Arts exhibition, Nowhere, held at the Tipton Gallery located in downtown Johnson City from March 30 through April 9, 2015. The works included in the exhibition consist of a collection of oil paintings on both canvas and panel, and a series of mixed media collage paintings that explore how time and memory affect her personal connection to spaces she has inhabited.
Ideas discussed include painting, process, cropping, memory, selective memory, forged memory, false memory, fragmenting, dreams, childhood, mnemic image, time, simulacra, simulation, home, beds, bedrooms, bathrooms, abstracting imagery, landscape, Freud, Lacan, Gaston Bachelard, and the influences of illuminated manuscripts, Alexander Kanevsky and Adrian Ghenie.
Thesis - Open Access
Winger, Danielle N., "Nowhere" (2015). Electronic Theses and Dissertations. Paper 2531. http://dc.etsu.edu/etd/2531
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