Date of Award

Spring 5-5-2023

Document Type


Degree Name

Master of Fine Arts (MFA)



First Advisor

Nari Ward

Second Advisor

Carrie Moyer

Third Advisor

Lisa Corinne Davis

Academic Program Adviser

Lisa Corinne Davis and Carrie Moyer


Santana’s explores the intersection of biology and identity, incorporating living matter and performative gestures into installations to reflect on social constructs of history and gender. By observing water and its qualities of defying Western dichotomies, Skin Echoes focuses on the material interchanges across bodies and the wider material world.



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