Concept Thumbnails


This thumbnail is the main imagery I am attracted to right now. The aim I want to achieve is to fade two different face of different cultures together and form 1 face. This is to reinforce the bicultural idea of the person and the struggle they may face where they identify strongly with people of both their cultures but never fully feeling accepted in either.

I am struggling to add more to the imagine as I really don’t want to over crowd it and I feel simple is always best. However, looking at other people’s work so far it does feel a little lack lustre.

I have also been playing around with the idea of intertwining cultural symbols together or having images of several people of different cultures in a mixing bowl being mixed around together. As drawn below:


The third imagery concept I thought of was of having the 2 cultures of a person playing tug of war with the person or having them tied to the rope they are pulling.

Photo on 30-03-15 at 12.12 am

The fourth idea was simply of a person wearing the two flags of their cultures as a gown as they are crowd some sort of pageant queen:

Photo on 30-03-15 at 12.16 am


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