Date of Award

Spring 5-15-2015

Degree Type


Degree Name


Degree Program

Fine Arts


Fine Arts

Major Professor

Cheryl Hayes

Second Advisor

Ariya Martin

Third Advisor

Rebecca Reynolds

Fourth Advisor

Anthony Campbell


The contemporary experience is profoundly rooted in the processes of remembering and recalling, recording and playing back. My work employs image and installation to speak of memory, nostalgia, and the integration of media and representation into experience. The rapid advancement of media technologies provides new immersive opportunities for the armchair traveler. Viewers may now be effortlessly transported across distances of time and space.


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