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    • 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 ...
    • The Art of Provisionalism 

      Carter, Robin (East Carolina University, 2020-06-22)
      Art is in itself meaningless; the significant thing to consider is the social formation and how it is reproduced. If an artwork is assigned a value, it is due to the iterative ability of the subjects involved. The most ...
    • The Effect of NFL Protest for TV Viewership 

      Phillips, Austin (East Carolina University, 2018-05-01)
      Two things have significantly impacted the National Football League (NFL) in the last year: First, there was a decrease of viewership of around 9.7% in the last Nielsen ratings of 2017 (Rovell, 2018). Second, the protests ...
    • The Emotional Effect of Musical Underscoring in the Play columbinus 

      Rogers, Jessica (East Carolina University, 2018-05-03)
      One of the most debated political topics in today’s media is the prominence of school shootings. During a time of discourse, artists typically use this energy to enhance their work and create emotional pieces of art that ...
    • THE FOUNDATION OF MUSIC 

      Castillo, Jean (East Carolina University, 2018-05-01)
      Music is a powerful tool that can be heard all over the world. It is used as a means of expressing emotions, overcoming obstacles, and establishing an identity as an individual and as a culture. I plan to create a program ...
    • The Industrial Image: Preserving a Deteriorating Identity 

      Loch-Test, Sarah (East Carolina University, 2016-04-27)
      Reclamation is essential in preserving the history and changing identity of America's Rust Belt. This body of work uses photography and historic events as material that can be repurposed. Imagery is preserved when fired ...
    • The Value of Exposure: The Connection Between International Contact, Ethnocentrism, and Intercultural Sensitivity 

      Taylor, Erin R (East Carolina University, 2019-08-13)
      As higher education continues on the path of globalization, a persistent focus is placed on creating internationally competent professionals. The most prominent method used to achieve this is through the internationalization ...
    • Theorems in Visual Art: Art and Math Teacher Collaboration toward Creative Leadership 

      Song, Borim; Choi, Jungmin (2018)
      An artist and a mathematician meet. The authors of this article, one an art education professor and the other a mathematics professor, collaborated to conduct research as a team, examining perceptions of K-12 art ...
    • Thoughts on Temporal Perception's Relativity in Grisey's Vortex Temporum and Voss's Perspectives 

      Voss, Emerson (East Carolina University, 2017-07-21)
      This thesis centers around a comparative analysis between an instrumental work, Vortex Temporum (1995), by Gérard Grisey (1946-98), and a mixed media work by Emerson Voss (b. 1991), Perspectives (2017). This essay articulates ...
    • Three Initiatives for Community-Based Art Education Practices 

      Lim, Maria; Chang, Eunjung; Song, Borim (2013-07)
      According to Lawton (2010), art educators should be concerned with teaching their students to make critical connections between the classroom and the outside world. one effective way to make these critical connections ...
    • TO BE OR NOT TO BE A (ROLE) MODEL IN A GLASS (CEILING) MENAGERIE 

      Neff, Victoria (2015-04-28)
      This paper explores how famous female characters express societal views and expectations for actual females and presents ways new works can provide expanded options, liberating performers and audiences from restrictive ...
    • Tools of Mass Consumption 

      Klacza, Mary E. (East Carolina University, 2015)
      Today, with cheaply produced plasticware introduced in the 1960s and foods that can be consumed directly out of the wrapper, our culture has essentially acknowledged the necessity for function and convenience when eating. ...
    • Toward Relational Craft 

      Micheletto-Blouin, Stephan (East Carolina University, 2011)
      This thesis report contends with the contemporary context of studio craft here in the USA. Studio craft is predicated on habits of a modern world, and the political and economic relations comprising our social landscape ...
    • Towards a Method for the Analysis of Experimental Music 

      Pfalz, Andrew (East Carolina University, 2014)
      This paper discusses the nature of experimental music, its reception, and suggests a method for its analysis. It gives a definition for this body of music and traces its historical development. A continuum is constructed ...
    • The Transformation Of Stone 

      Amante, Matthew Giovanni (East Carolina University, 2010)
      In this body of work I attempt to discuss transformation on three levels: material, concept, and expression. The sculptures created for this thesis were inspired by the physical characteristics of stone as a material as ...
    • Tribulation Enshrined 

      Younge, Erin E. (East Carolina University, 2015)
      This research and creative activity is a series of seven interactive art shrines called Tribulation Enshrined. Using my knowledge of Judeo-Christianity, my work compares that religious visual culture with art practices ...
    • TRISKAIDEKAPHILIA: 2016 GRAPHIC DESIGN SENIOR SHOW 

      Colston, Jordan (East Carolina University, 2016-12-06)
      My senior honors project is a creative endeavor consisting of an art exhibition and portfolio. The show was named Triskaidekaphilia: 2016 Graphic Design Senior Show and displayed April 17th-29th, 2016 in Mendenhall Student ...
    • Ty Matson: Senior Recital, Trombone 

      Matson, Ty Christian (East Carolina University, 2018-05-24)
      This Senior Honors Project is entitled “Ty Matson: Senior Recital, Trombone.” The author of the project is Ty Matson. The Senior Honors Project was the preparation and performance of my senior trombone recital, with program ...
    • (Un)Becoming 

      Atkinson, Adam (East Carolina University, 2019-07-17)
      This document provides written support for the thesis exhibition, (Un)Becoming. The body of work uses taxidermy and specimen collection techniques to explore the relationship between the Westward Expansion of the late 19th ...
    • Utilizing Multiple Design Methods to Resolve Social Problems 

      Pettiway, Keon (East Carolina University, 2012)
      Richard Buchanan, co-editor of Design Issues, the international journal of design history, theory, and criticism, argued that designers possess skills that are useful to "discover new relationships among signs, things, ...