Date of Award

Summer 8-2014

Degree Type


Degree Name


Degree Program

Fine Arts


Fine Arts

Major Professor

Jim Richard

Second Advisor

Ariya Martin

Third Advisor

Cheryl Hayes


I am a collage artist working with multiple mediums such as paint, photography, video, audio, and performance. As a New Orleans’ native, I have a unique history that is unflattering, for my history echoes that of America’s historical misdeeds. I make sociopolitical art because I am of a historically oppressed people. I make art that celebrates my diverse culture that is a collage of Native American, African, and New Orleans’ French Creole.


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