Irene Le<br/>
<em>Mindset of an escapist</em> 2020<br/>
graphite pencil on paper<br/>
51.8 x 51.8 cm diameter		<br/>
Sacred Heart Girls' College, Oakleigh<br/>
© Irene Le<br/>

Irene Lee’s Mindset of an escapist ponders the concept of escapism by presenting a surreal scene set inside the mind of an individual who is attempting to withdraw from the harrowing monotony of daily routine. She has included budgerigars to symbolically represent freedom and liberation.