Date of Award

Fall 1-7-2016

Document Type


Degree Name

Master of Arts (MA)



First Advisor

Howard Singerman

Second Advisor

Harper Montgomery

Academic Program Adviser

Nebahat Avcioglu


Andrea Zittel invites others to collapse the distinctions between artist, viewer, and collaborator by interacting with her usable works. This thesis explores the process of interacting with Zittel's works, and how it affects viewer-, author- and ownership.



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