Find a Winner
Oil on canvas (16″ × 20″)
People make up stories. Society and those in it shoulder and fracture under the weight of these stories and can actualize in a case ranging from mild to severe mental illness (sniffles).
Suggestions and bullying is a snowball becomes an avalanche. In this time of social networking and picture sharing it is easy to take a face and mislead a large number of people. Dictators come to rule by way of creating phantom menace (represented in this piece by the horse).
Creating an environment that provides a support framework for society to promote recognition and healing of these fractures is a goal. Inspiring scientific research into physical side effects of suggestion and bullying is important, now that the schizophrenia of humanity is 13 (2013).