TITLE

Mary Babcock: Mending as Metaphor

AUTHOR(S)
Malarcher, Patricia
PUB. DATE
July 2005
SOURCE
Surface Design Journal;Summer2005, Vol. 29 Issue 4, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Interview
ABSTRACT
This article presents an interview with psychology professor and artist Mary Babcock. When asked about the factor which influenced her to study art, she refers to her experience working in a residential treatment center for teenage boys. She explains the different materials she used in her work. She also shares her approach of teaching art at Appalachian State University in Boone, North Carolina. Finally, Babcock enumerates several artists who have made an influence on her work such as Merle Ukeles, Suzanne Lacy and Agnes Denes.
ACCESSION #
19713096

 

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