Advisor: Dwayne Oyler
Special Advisor: Russell Thomsen, Jason Payne.
suckerPUNCH: Describe your project.
carmelia CHIANG: “An art professor once told me that in composition, elements should either overlap or there should be some space between them; that it produces discomfort when things were tangential. . . .” — John Baldessari
This thesis explores the implication of tangential space: the condition caused by two surfaces, either physical or implied, approaching to touch at a single point. The moment of the new kiss resolves itself in spatial discomfort, awkwardness and tension.