Image: Privilege, desire, misjudgement, cunning

Sasha Mutch
Privilege, desire, misjudgement, cunning

pen and spray and ink on composition board
(1-2) 183.0 x 182.6 cm
(detail)
Ringwood Secondary College, Ringwood
How does society see you? How does society condemn one into a fate so hard from which to break free? I explored issues of identity, musing over the way people use various depictions to judge a character through certain attributes. Personification was my focus. I created four symbolic figures that embody the characteristics of the harsh, monochromatic business world. The cat born into privilege, the rabbit lusting for unreachable power, the rat barred from opportunity and the cunning coward, the crow.