Date of Award

Fall 2020

Document Type


Degree Name

Master of Fine Arts (MFA)



First Advisor

Prof. Reiner Leist

Second Advisor

Prof. Susan Crile

Academic Program Adviser

Prof. Susan Crile


In this thesis, artist Paul Joseph Vogeler discusses his influences and current art practice. He covers topics like Catholicism and mortality, BDSM and erotic art, Tarot, spirits and the afterlife, photography and painting, and bones and relics.



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