Date of Award

Spring 6-3-2023

Document Type


Degree Name

Master of Fine Arts (MFA)



First Advisor

Megan Foster

Second Advisor

Andrew Raftery

Third Advisor

Joey Kotting


This thesis is an exploration of how lived experiences, a sense of dark humor, and creativity translate into my studio practice. Through images, material exploration and pointed interactions with the audience I encourage people to embrace nuanced views of difficult topics that exist in our world.


View exhibition online: Steven Andrew Thomas Knapp, My Brother's Keeper

Included in

Fine Arts Commons



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