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Homeland Insecurity, Amy Chen Dec 2019

Homeland Insecurity, Amy Chen

Bachelor of Fine Arts Senior Papers

Homeland Insecurity is a project born out of a life’s worth of marginalization, internalized racism, and forced assimilation. It presents common experiences and emotions that are located between cultures, questioning what it means to inhabit a homeland that exists as a hybrid mental space. As I progress through life, my parents’ culture—my heritage—becomes more and more distant, yet like many non-white children of immigrants, I will continue to carry it in my face as a physical reminder of a life I do not know. Influenced by acculturation theory, my work explores this culture that never quite belonged ...


Children Shouldn't Play With Dead Things, Sarah Adcock Aug 2019

Children Shouldn't Play With Dead Things, Sarah Adcock

Graduate School of Art Theses

I view my creative process as alchemy, the transformation of materials through experimentation. I use wax as a material that transcends its historical use as a sculptural process for casting and instead, use it for its transmutable qualities to inform content. Because of its plasticity and duality as fragile and resilient, wax is symbolically submissive and assertive. By applying heat, wax can be molded and formed into new shapes. Once it cools, wax reverts back to its natural state; solid and impermeable. I use objects to explore desires of origin and life. Transitional objects, the first “me not me” possession ...


Work Break, Vera Ekhator May 2019

Work Break, Vera Ekhator

The Mercury

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Open Up, May Lonergan May 2019

Open Up, May Lonergan

The Mercury

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Boothbay Harbor, Maine, Rebecca R. Callaghan May 2019

Boothbay Harbor, Maine, Rebecca R. Callaghan

The Mercury

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Apple Of His London Eye, Vera Ekhator May 2019

Apple Of His London Eye, Vera Ekhator

The Mercury

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Gods In Modernity, Vera Ekhator May 2019

Gods In Modernity, Vera Ekhator

The Mercury

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Fashion Forward, Vera Ekhator May 2019

Fashion Forward, Vera Ekhator

The Mercury

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Creation Of A Good Boy, Natalie M. Orga May 2019

Creation Of A Good Boy, Natalie M. Orga

The Mercury

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A Rose Is A Rose..., Vera Ekhator May 2019

A Rose Is A Rose..., Vera Ekhator

The Mercury

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Gammel Strand, Melissa Casale May 2019

Gammel Strand, Melissa Casale

The Mercury

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A Plague That Aches, Noa Leibson May 2019

A Plague That Aches, Noa Leibson

The Mercury

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Gettysburg Grounds, May Lonergan May 2019

Gettysburg Grounds, May Lonergan

The Mercury

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Ominous Sky, May Lonergan May 2019

Ominous Sky, May Lonergan

The Mercury

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Nyhavn, Melissa Casale May 2019

Nyhavn, Melissa Casale

The Mercury

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Sunflower Sunset, Rebecca R. Callaghan May 2019

Sunflower Sunset, Rebecca R. Callaghan

The Mercury

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Colorful Daydream, May Lonergan May 2019

Colorful Daydream, May Lonergan

The Mercury

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Like Baby Birds And Flower Petals Opening, Rebecca Montross May 2019

Like Baby Birds And Flower Petals Opening, Rebecca Montross

The Mercury

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First Person Plural Nonexistent, Julia M. Chin May 2019

First Person Plural Nonexistent, Julia M. Chin

The Mercury

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Origami Love Lessons, Julia M. Chin May 2019

Origami Love Lessons, Julia M. Chin

The Mercury

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Patchwork, Timothy Black May 2019

Patchwork, Timothy Black

The Mercury

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And Sometimes, Thorns, Chris Chick May 2019

And Sometimes, Thorns, Chris Chick

The Mercury

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Blue Picnic Blanket Blues, Charles Sternberg May 2019

Blue Picnic Blanket Blues, Charles Sternberg

The Mercury

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Sea Glass, Lisa Maeyer May 2019

Sea Glass, Lisa Maeyer

The Mercury

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Ghost Flowers, Lisa Maeyer May 2019

Ghost Flowers, Lisa Maeyer

The Mercury

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Flower Girl, Rebecca P. Campo May 2019

Flower Girl, Rebecca P. Campo

The Mercury

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Birthday, May Lonergan May 2019

Birthday, May Lonergan

The Mercury

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Bonedigger, Bethany Frankel 5478818 May 2019

Bonedigger, Bethany Frankel 5478818

The Mercury

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Dizzy With The Deepness Of Time, Devin J. Mcpeek May 2019

Dizzy With The Deepness Of Time, Devin J. Mcpeek

The Mercury

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A View With A Lake, Dylan N. Prazak May 2019

A View With A Lake, Dylan N. Prazak

The Mercury

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