MFA, ARIZONA STATE UNIVERSITY, 1981
BA, UNIVERSITY OF NEW MEXICO, 1973
Holly Roberts (b. 1951) earned her BFA at the University of New Mexico and her MFA at Arizona State University. While some artists apply handmade methods to explore the mutability of reality in the broadest sense, Roberts, who lived in the Zuni Pueblo during the 1980s, found that the Zunis’ shamanistic belief in multiple realities reinforced her own intuitive way of working. During this period Roberts painted her photographs to open a path that treads a line between mystery and realism. This methodology gives her the option to use the ...