Date of Award

Fall 1-7-2016

Document Type


Degree Name

Master of Fine Arts (MFA)



First Advisor

Brian Wood

Second Advisor

Carrie Moyer

Academic Program Adviser

Joel Carreiro


In this thesis statement, contemporary artist Jared Nathan Crane uses the French philosopher Albert Camus’ essay The Myth of Sisyphus as a framework for discussing meaningfulness in art and life, and reflects on how his own experimental creative process evolved during his graduate studies.

Included in

Fine Arts Commons



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