'Objects of Affection' student art exhibit inspired by nostalgia

A love of her grandmother’s past inspired Jessica Forys to create “unmades” and other unusual art as part of her final project at MU for her master’s degree in fine arts.
Friday, April 18, 2008 | 12:00 p.m. CDT; updated 3:07 p.m. CDT, Tuesday, July 22, 2008

Jessica Forys created paintings and fabric sculptures, then she tore them apart and stuffed them with straw and sand. But it was all part of her plan.