We The People Of…
In a larger scale, seeing life from different perspectives embraces people’s attitudes towards their lives, which determine their life paths and success.
“A better appreciation of life is suggestive of their dream and imaginations.”
NAFA Open House 2011 Web Promo
NAFA stands for Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts, an established arts institution based in Singapore. It offers various arts courses designated in different departments such as Theatre, 3D Design, Fashion, Music, Design & Media, Dance, Arts Management and of course Fine Arts.
Who likes war? Who expects war to happen? I bet no one. But for some of us, war is just like a game, for their own sake. The masterminds behind every war who started something that have created chaos all over the world, destroyed humanity.
This is my hand-drawn drawing of my face expressions. I used my photos as reference. Final then enhanced in Photoshop.
Initially completed in February 2009.
NAZI Hitler’s infamous mass-murdering the Jews in a gas chamber “inspired” me to make this. Using machine’s parts, exhausts and gas masks to create a so-called “cyborgs” which represent the pollution in this world. The CO2, pollutants and hazardous gasses trapped in the atmosphere, increasing the earth’s temperature and slowly-but-sure destroy this world and all the inhabitants, unless we DO SOMETHING to stop it.
Note: Some of the body parts are taken from stock images, some are own photos.
“When liberty and human rights are always used as justification to legalize almost everything and with intention to gain advantages, it will only lead to destruction. And the absence of moral responsibility that should underlies every action accommodates the evil geniuses. “
This artwork was done in 2008, depicting the downfall of the Statue of Liberty as symbol of freedom which has become an irony of the freedom itself.
Software used: Adobe Photoshop