Collective world: interdisciplinary collaboration and communication in the visual arts
This document serves as accompaniment and commentary regarding the exhibition Collective World, which was shown from March 28th to April 3rd, 2015, at the Mayhem Comics and Collectibles store located in Ames, Iowa. The work exhibited was comprised of video game and comic book art, all of which resulted from collaborative processes. This document supplements the work exhibited by describing the background, influences, and workflow which were involved in the development of the final product.
As technology progresses and the world grows ever smaller, interdisciplinary collaboration continues to be of utmost importance. This document records the artist's thoughts regarding collaborative work, particularly its presence and relevance in the visual arts, as well as details the processes used in order to achieve these results. The work displayed demonstrates the power and significance of collaborative efforts in the arts.