DOI

10.17077/etd.ce9hd9wc

Document Type

Thesis

Date of Degree

Spring 2012

Degree Name

MFA (Master of Fine Arts)

Degree In

Art

First Advisor

Dilg, John

First Committee Member

Dilg, John

Second Committee Member

White, Susan

Third Committee Member

Dunlap, David

Fourth Committee Member

Barbuzza, Isabel

Abstract

I will be presenting my work in two parts. The first section is dedicated to recent paintings that comprise my M.F.A. thesis exhibition: Practical Joy. The second section will investigate Practical Joy as an installation. I will raise questions regarding the relationship between my paintings and the exhibition space in order to situate my work into a contemporary discourse.

Keywords

Abstraction, Home, Installation Art, Memory, Painting

Pages

v, 27 pages

Comments

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Copyright

Copyright 2012 Mary NaRee Laube

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