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Tichich, Richard

wcu

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Investigation of line in the abstract 2009 390 My creative research has been an investigation of how different characteristics of line quality convey emotions or feelings in purely abstract work. The line quality that is used in the figurative work of Frank Auerbach (Berlin, 1931) conveys a com...
Envisioning balance : mapping natural, industrial, and digital space 2010 286 In order to map a new place, people must explore and record where they are traveling. My artworks are maps of my mind and soul - records of wonder, want, memory, and emotion. In this thesis investigation, I contemplate my future through recording ...
Aluminum Sioux camps 2012 162 Through painted compositions, the objective of this thesis is to provide an analysis of ethnicity, gender, race and social-domestic practices within a multitude of varying metaphorical signifiers embedded in the content, composition, schemes of co...
A potter's oil-spot Marx 2012 1723 This thesis will represent a body of work that consists of ten, six-pound bowls thrown on the wheel and glazed using a cone 6 oil-spot base glaze, cover glaze one, and cover glaze two. Oil-spot glaze decoration originated in Northern China during the...
[Untitled] 2012 80 This thesis defense and accompanying thesis exhibition is an investigation of cultural myths about race, gender and sexuality. The body is used as a familiar form to which metaphorical elements are added. These elements are combined in a way that ...
Faux/real : the biology of consciousness 2013 139 Consciousness begins when an experience with the physical world initiates a brain-body perception and response feedback cycle as one acts, absorbs, reacts, processes and rationalizes information. French phenomenological philosopher Merleau-Ponty w...