Gabriel, London

  • The piece overlays a map over a portrait, revealing the impact of geographical locations upon an individual's identity. 
  • Roads are hyperbolized as veins through the visual and conceptual juxtaposition of maps and blood vessels. While roads are primarily for the transportation of vehicles, blood vessels are for the circulation of blood cells. 
  • The network of lines creates an intimate relationship between location and individual, symbolizing their connection with a place.