This series continued my interest in exploring political themes. Politics for Children meditated on the ongoing frustrations that many Americans were facing amidst tough economic times. By using bright colors and childlike scribbles, my goal was to mock the volatile behavior of governments, both national and abroad.
The process of applying the paint is autonomous and records the anxiety and confusion as to how to handle present day challenges. The tar serves as the perfect tool of expression; being something hard to manipulate and impossible to erase.