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Title

Fielding

ORCID

https://orcid.org/0000-0002-6964-9946

Document Type

Open Access Thesis

Embargo Period

11-10-2019

Degree Program

Art

Degree Type

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

Year Degree Awarded

2019

Month Degree Awarded

May

Abstract

Fielding is an ongoing exploration of place-making, spaces of learning and relationship building in formal and informal learning environments. The project is comprised of a series of events and workshops that are embodied, multimodal, olfactory and engagement-focused and a mobile cart that helps to facilitate these happenings both in and out of the formal gallery space. I regard my art practice as pedagogical, a blurring of art and life into intentional ways of being in the world; an experience of sharing practices with others and a form of what is regarded in institutionalized art as social practice. I find art to be a powerful lens through which to see, and I strive to demonstrate how it can be applied in all matters of living. The practices of making enable me to contribute towards a more equitable, care-ful, empathic, connected and beautiful earth.

First Advisor

Susan Jahoda

Second Advisor

Young Min Moon

Third Advisor

Robin Mandel

Creative Commons License

Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 4.0 License
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