Date of Award

Spring 5-23-2016

Document Type


Degree Name

Master of Fine Arts (MFA)



First Advisor

Constance DeJong

Second Advisor

Paul Ramirez Jonas

Academic Program Adviser

Joel Carriero


My thesis project - comprised of writing, images, and a gallery installation with sound, video, and sculpture - is an exploration of softness as a response to hardness. I am working with the notion of elevation as it manifests conceptually, materially, and spatially.



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