Monica Steinmetz Sageman (BFA 1983)
Inspired by precious life experience and a rich and varied pallet, my intent is to strike a chord of familiarity with the viewer, by which they are invited, indeed enticed, into participation. I strive to addresses the viewer on the level of one active imagination to another, challenging them to expand their sensitivities and sharpen their creative vision.
This work is featured as part of Future Former: An Exhibition of Alumni Work. This exhibition honors the creative work and careers of all Stamps School alumni, creates an aspirational connection between generations of U-M artists and designers and current Stamps students, and inspires reflection during the university's Bicentennial year.