Play of life


Play of life by Aleksandra Istorik

  • 80×80 cm
  • mixed media
  • canvas
  • 2023


This piece talks about differences and energies in life. One half of the circle is the russian roulette game which highlights the idea that the life – is a game we are playing every day. The other half of the roulette is a collection of different chairs, highlighting the idea that we are all different, as well as the chairs. Also, at casino, games are at the eye level sitting at the table, eyes interactions are very important at that moment.

The cartridges are convex, creating relieve and lots of visual interest. They symbolise chances and risk in life, which take you to better and more interesting life.