New Genres

Visual HiJack: The Menstrustation

Almost every time I enter a grocery store, or a building with bathrooms, I am reminded of the persistence of the gender binary. There’s something...

Visual Hijack: Campus Dealer

For this assignment, I set out to find images I found oppressive. Spending the summer at home in Los Angeles, I saw a lot of...

Visual Hijack: Body Positivity

For this assignment, I started by identifying two images that I felt were oppressive. The first one was a Gillette ad with the slogan “My...

Cultural Hijack: JUMP THE TURNSTILE! :D

by: Isiah Powell Taylor When concerning stickers, I was unsure at first of the way stickers function within space. Artists such as Banksy are able...

Drawing Machines: Vision Machine

For my Vision Machine project I chose to create a stereographic viewer, that when used can simulate a three dimensional image in two dimensions.  I...

Drawing Machines: Stars

My conference project is very different from my original outline and plan. When I presented the original project it was meant to be a variation...

Drawing Machines: Conference Post-Mortem

This semester I have chosen to expand on my experimentation with weaving through another handmade loom. I intend to explore the realm of textile and...

a later system: Stars in the Galaxy

What I wanted to achieve with this system was initially, a better understanding of patterns – specifically the creation of a pattern. It was hard...

Drawing Machines: Exploded Nest

I am going to construct a hanging, nest-like installation made of found branches, sticks, ivy, and dried flowers. I will hang vine charcoal from the...