Document Type

Thesis

Date of Degree

Spring 2013

Degree Name

MFA (Master of Fine Arts)

Degree In

Art

First Advisor

Anita Jung

Abstract

My imagery comes from what I see in nature. From a hollow in a tree to a break in the clouds, absence is a recurring motif. These spaces intrigue me, and I begin to wonder where they might lead. The structures becomes one rounded, spreading volume.

By printing on both sides of the paper, two images intertwine: one drawing attention and the other subtly shifting beneath the surface. The work becomes an expression of the intricacies and depth of natural forms. Ultimately, I want to take on the processes of nature and embody them in my own works of art.

Keywords

Circle, Embodying Nature, Line, Paper, Print, Rachel Singel

Pages

vii, 16 pages

Bibliography

Includes bibliographical references (page 16).

Comments

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Copyright

Copyright 2013 Rachel Jeanne Singel

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