Senior Exhibition: Diane Saunders


Saunders’ art arises from an examination of political and topographic maps and ways they represent the human desire to organize information. Straddling abstraction and representation, she uses various media to draw maps that portray objects, worlds and locations, real and imaginary. “This body of work is my attempt to integrate cartographic stories,” she says. “It is both micro- and macroscopic, and blends fact and fantasy.”

Return to the main Senior Exhibition story.

Leave a Reply

This is a forum for sharing your thoughts about the preceding post with the public. If you have a question for the author, please email the Bates Communications Office at