M. Sedestrom Guthrie (BFA 1980)
I regularly scan my surroundings for textures, lines, reflections, shapes, & shadows and absorb as much as I can. When these images find their way to paper, sometimes they resemble actual objects, although more often they come together in abstract form. In this case, the title is accurate: I'm both settled and unsettled by what I've found. And that keeps me coming back to try again.
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.