Surface image self

Update item information
Publication Type thesis
School or College Master of Arts
Department Art/Art History
Creator Lindsay, Marjorie
Title Surface image self
Date 1996-06
Description The work in my Master of Fine Arts show consists of seven large oil paintings on a paper structure with collage, twelve mixed-media prints, and three mixed-media drawings. I have moved away from making art based on perceptual experience of the environment toward work that derives from my personal experiences as a painter, woman, mother, and wife of a military man. The work is autobiographical, but it is not necessary that the viewer understand my particular motivations. I want the paintings to suggest human experience and remain open to multiple interpretations. My interest in a texturally rich surface that xploits the plasticity of paint led to collage elements and thick layers of paint. I strive to produce work that is gestural, maintains a sense of immediacy, and allows the viewer to see the development of the mark making. Since my painting process is intuitive, I often define, obliterate, and redefine an image several times over trying to reach that goal.
Type Text
Publisher University of Utah
Alternate Title Master of Fine Arts
Language eng
Rights Management (c) Marjorie Lindsay
Format Medium application/pdf
Format Extent 24,591 bytes
Identifier ir-mfa/id/154
ARK ark:/87278/s6wt20cj
Setname ir_mfafp
Date Created 2016-09-01
Date Modified 2016-09-15
ID 215075
Reference URL
Back to Search Results