Resonant Voices: A Master's Thesis

Marker, Susan Lordi
April 1994
Surface Design Journal;Spring94, Vol. 18 Issue 3, p22
Trade Publication
The article discusses the works of textile artist Susan Lordi Marker which depict the link between the past and present worlds. It examines the author's oral history research trip as part of an effort to touch the lives of her ancestors. The author's thesis exhibition is claimed to develop awareness of the diffusion of her family's cultural heritage, her desire to conserve the remnants and her discovery of what has survived with each generation. Her choice to work with cloth as an art medium is said to align her with a tradition within her ancestry.


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