University of Cincinnati, OH
Faculty Sponsor: Matthew Lynch
8 x 8 x 14 inches.
My work challenges the conventions and expectations
surrounding everyday objects. Our relationship
to tools and tchotchkes has a lasting
effect on our identity and worldview. My
redesigns of traditional ceramic vessels cause
them to be viewed, and used, in new ways.
Through the combination and re-contextualization
of these forms, I ask viewers to rethink
schemas of sex vs. gender, the body, and the
social and political hierarchies behind accepted