"The Between" is an MFA thesis exhibition by Lauren Copley.
Exploring the relational nature of humanity through attachment theory, gestalt psychology, the psychology of emotions, the neuroscience of learning, dialectical behavior therapy and cybernetics, this interactive work facilitates a reciprocal state of emotional understanding. Attunement prompts loving responses towards self and others.
A computational graphic interface utilizes the dynamic capabilities of code to produce unique geometry from user input. These visualizations reflect on the between:
(your context, your current emotional state)
“There are no things; there are only relationships.” - Iain McGilchrist
Gallery occupancy is limited to allow for social distancing. Face coverings are required in all campus buildings and outdoor spaces. Step Gallery hours are Thursday through Saturday, noon to 5 p.m.
Image: "The Between," 2021, digital rendering