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Master of Fine Arts (M.F.A.)

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My sculptural installations aim to elicit a sense of optimism and possibility through form, color, and mode of display. The work subverts the symbolic order by repurposing everyday forms and objects, allowing us to see the familiar as new, and thereby awakening us to what may be possible to formulate a better, more beautiful, more universally connected order.


First Advisor

Robin Mandel

Second Advisor

Shona Macdonald

Third Advisor

Jeffery Kasper

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