Date of Award


Degree Name

Master of Fine Arts


Mass Communication and Media Arts

First Advisor

Needham, Jay


The Magnetic Conductions is an installation and performance that deals with memory and how our mind shapes that memory into dreams. It consists of a number of different magnetic tape recorders used as instruments to playback and manipulate a collection of recorded speech, field recordings, found sounds, and instruments. Visual feedback in the form of screens located in the space are affected by the sounds in the room, creating new and distinct visuals as the work progresses.




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