With this body of work I was interested in what makes us happy. I decided to look at what makes children happy, how their lives are simple and they are happy by the little things, like bright colours and rubber ducks. Then, I contrasted it with what makes adults happy, alcohol, love, sex, for example.
Title: El Ibis Escarlata Contemplando Su Vida (The Scarlett Ibis Contemplates His Life)
Medium: Hair pin, pink bed sheet, newspaper, string, Chinese pink twigs, cardboard box, pink tissue paper, newspaper
This piece explores the personification of a Scarlett Ibis, he is paused with a pensive gaze, contemplating his life and the decisions he has made thus far.