A meeting with Thomas Martinez Pilnik, Catherine Nelson, Kelsey Tynik, Nathanael Read, and Megan Tresca, UConn’s MFA Studio Art Class of 2023. The newest graduate students at the University of Connecticut’s MFA Studio Art program just began their first semester. The five members of the Class of 2023 work in a broad range of artmaking, including sculpture, performance, printmaking, painting, and beyond.
Thomas Martinez Pilnik uses his understanding of neuropsychological processes to produce a physical manifestation of a decision and turn it into an iconic intervention. His intent is to force self-reflection within the synaptic gap between sculpture as […]