Andy Nasisse is Professor Emeritus at the University of Georgia and a studio artist. He has received numerous awards and commissions over the years including the Ford Foundation Research Grant and a National Endowment for the Arts Regional Fellowship, as well as a major commission for the Atlanta Hartsfield International Airport. Nasisse is interested in the “tension between opposites: light and dark; male and female; between expansion and contradiction; good and evil; organic and geometric; ration and intuition; mind and body; night and day; between our conscious lives and our subconscious self; between matter and spirit.”