Year of Award
Master of Fine Arts (MFA)
Department or School/College
College of Visual and Performing Arts
Trey HIll, H. Rafael Chacon, Betsy Bach
Art, Ceramics, Landscape, Place, Space, Perception
University of Montana
Narratives of Place: Reasons to Look Up, is and exploration and reflection of Dean Leeper's personal interaction and relationship to the landscape of Missoula Montana, while as a graduate student at the University of Montana. This paper explores his thoughts, definitions, influences, reflections and descriptions of his most recent work created for his Masters of Fine Art Thesis Exhibition. Leeper presents his work and ideas as a small part of a lager ongoing dialog of how humans understand ideas of place as they relate to finding a sense of self identity.
Leeper, Dean Justice and Leeper, Dean J., "NARRATIVES OF PLACE: REASONS TO LOOK UP" (2019). Graduate Student Theses, Dissertations, & Professional Papers. 11352.
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