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    • Articulation of Balance 

      Erisman, Graham (East Carolina University, 2012)
      This is my report on my creative research. It is supplementary to my thesis exhibition of works of sculpture, images of which are included in this report. These sculptures explore the idea of balance through articulation ...
    • Decadent Afterlife 

      McAteer, Michael Patrick (East Carolina University, 2012)
      "Decadent Afterlife" has been a way for me to harness and channel my personal responses to the experiences in my life and display them. This thesis can be viewed as two series of work about control, mortality, and the ...
    • DETAILS OUT OF PLACE : AN INVESTIGATION OF THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN MEMORY AND PLACE 

      Cole, Kathryn (East Carolina University, 2012)
      I am exploring the connection of place and memory. There are 3 specific single apartments that were pivotal during my development as an adult. These places are the point of departure for this work. By reinterpreting maps, ...
    • Everything and Nothing Changes 

      Harding, Matt (East Carolina University, 2013)
      This report is the creative thesis of my sculptural works completed at East Carolina University. Signage, sculpture and antique transportation technology influence the technical processes and geometric forms which support ...
    • The Figure in Fine Art and Commercialism 

      Wooten, Christopher William (East Carolina University, 2011)
      This body of sculpture is an exploration of the human figure through personal, public, and commercial works. The following thesis report will explore these various categories and how they play a role in the sculpture's ...
    • FOR THE NOTETAKERS 

      Massoud, Nadia (East Carolina University, 2021-05-03)
      “…for the notetakers…” was a favorite and oft used phrase of a beloved teacher of mine. It was his cue to his serious students that this was one of the really juicy, important bits to capture. The way he said it called to ...
    • Formal Elements, Wearable Jewelry 

      Jovanovic, Dejan (East Carolina University, 2012)
      In my master's thesis and exhibition entitled Formal Elements, Wearable Jewelry, I explore the creative influences that inspire me to work in this medium. Texture, surface, line and movement contribute to a personal ...
    • Fragile: Handle with Care 

      Rubio, Hosanna (East Carolina University, 2017-05-03)
      Memory has always been dearly held in my family, and easily lost. I watched as my loved ones surrounded themselves with objects that acted as physical anchors to the full lives they had lived, the places they had been, and ...
    • Offerings 

      Barbera, Stephanie (East Carolina University, 2012)
      Offerings is a sculptural body of work which conveys my personal experiences and emotional modes of being. The meditative and cathartic nature of the process of making these works along with their fetish and shrine-like ...
    • Organic Structure 

      Kiefer, Jeffery Alan (East Carolina University, 2011)
      This supplemental report is based on my thesis exhibition and is an investigation into the influences that drive me to create sculpture. The work stems from a fascination with nature's ability to deconstruct what mankind ...
    • Romancing The Labor 

      Vanek, Kevin M. (East Carolina University, 2013)
      This is a report of a creative body of work dealing with the adaptation of traditional industrial processes into contemporary sculpture. This thesis shows that admiration for labor is still present in sculpture by utilizing ...
    • The Spaces Between 

      Millar, Aisling (East Carolina University, 2014)
      This written report provides further insight into the context and process of my creative work that focuses on my Irish heritage and the emotional repercussions of migration. These sculptures are inspired by the history, ...
    • Tangible Emanations 

      Denton, Andrew William (East Carolina University, 2011)
      This is a report on my creative research. It is supplementary to my thesis exhibition of works of sculpture, images of which are included in this report. These sculptures explore the intangible emanations that emerge from ...
    • Vessels For Growth 

      Silinsky, Karen H. (East Carolina University, 2012)
      This written report supports the creative thesis entitled Vessels of Growth. My  work in clay and mixed media references southern culture with particular interest in the tobacco barns and buildings of the southern landscape ...
    • Wanderings : a Childhood Introspective 

      Perry, Cathy Dean (East Carolina University, 2014)
      This report of Creative Thesis examines the transitions of my family life, generational traditions, and enduring memories of my childhood. These are portrayed through bronze, aluminum, and welded steel sculptures arranged ...
    • Untitled 

      Bradsher, Jessica (East Carolina University, 2018-12-06)
      I believe in the practice of empathy. Einfühlung is the ability to put oneself in the shoes of another and is the inspiration for this thesis exhibition. My work elicits emotion through sculptural representations of ...