Class Recap, What I Learned and What I’ll Take to the UK With Me.

This class has easily been one of the most transformative I have ever taken while at Agnes. Not only was I able to be opened up to aspects of the art world that I have never seen, I was also able to explore parts of myself and my style that I have never accessed before.…

Progress: Deep Reading

At some points, this Deep Reading project was more daunting than the collection talk. The idea of being left to my own devices and doing things at my own pace seems great at first! Except, I know myself and the motivation and will to do something I set out on my own time is nearly…

Progress: Collection Talks

The process of becoming a master of one very specific work of art, in order to present that information you’ve just learned to a  group of people is both nerve wracking, tedious and rewarding. Abelardo Morell and I have become rather good friends over the course of a semester. Rather, his 1998 silver gelatin print,…

Photogram Session

I have many memories of my family members telling me from a young age that I was an old soul. I don’t disagree with them, as I’ve always had an affinity for all things past their prime and way beyond their heyday Old music, books, movies and fashion were all things that I thought I…

Donna Sadler

During our class, Donna Sadler, professor emeritus here at Agnes, presented her paper to us and some faculty. If I’m being completely honest, much of the content of her papers went far over my head, but this was to be expected as she told us these were to be presented at a conference where, I…