Date of Award

Fall 1-5-2018

Document Type


Degree Name

Master of Fine Arts (MFA)



First Advisor

Susan Crile

Second Advisor

Juan Sanchez

Academic Program Adviser

Carrie Moyer


The tragic notion in my painting is to remind the viewers of the preciousness of their lives. My paintings convey the same feeling as Rothko achieved with his dark paintings. I express my personal experience on the canvas by employing colors and cinematic Atmosphere.



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