Tyler Benke: capstone
The artist's statement: My art captures imagination. Whether it is the childlike imagination I fondly remember, or my own ever growing thoughts and ideas, I confide my feelings in my artwork. In exploring these feelings, I find that I am most interested in representing childlike imagination and the issue of cultural desensitization. These are more than focuses for me, but a foundation for me as an artist. The childlike building blocks of storytelling, imagination, and wonder create a place for play. But also a place where ideas can mutate. Desensitization is an important topic in a digital age, ...
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