Out of Place

Date of Award

Spring 5-15-2020

Document Type


Degree Name

Master of Fine Arts (MFA)



First Advisor

Lisa Corinne Davis

Second Advisor

Carrie Moyer

Academic Program Adviser

Carrie Moyer


The process of disorientation creates a position or effect of being “out of place.” When feeling out of place, we enter a liminal space. My work is the practice of placing myself within this transitional space made up of lines, symbols, and passageways, where perception is slanted and ultimately, collapses. I am confronting and questioning my own sense of direction, locating myself within this liminal space between what was and what is — a place of not knowing.



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