A Persistence of Memory

A Persistence of Memory

Loyola University recently hosted an exhibit on the works of William Utermohlen, an artist who documented his battle with Alzheimer’s disease through self-portraits over a five-year period. Utermohlen’s final series provides a visualization of how the mind is ebbed away by dementia.

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Click here to learn more about the art exhibit.

Image Credit
Feature and Body: William Utermohlen, Self Portrait with a Saw (1997)