Manufactured Autonomy.

McComb, Kristina.
2017

“Even imperfection itself may have its ideal or perfect state.” - Thomas de Quincey. The pearl, a material prized for perfection, yet that is so rarely perfect, serves as the inspiration for this body of work. At its origin, a pearl is nothing more than an agitation to the shell it grows in. In Manufactured Autonomy, I examine and catalog the physical intricacies such as size, shape, color, te... read more

This object is in collection:
Undergraduate honors theses
Subjects
Shells in art.
Pearls--Art.
Individuality--Art.
Tufts University. School of the Museum of Fine Arts.
Genre
photographs.
sculpture (visual works)
Permanent URL
http://hdl.handle.net/10427/013710
ID: tufts:23255
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Usage: Detailed Rights