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Goodnight Sweet Heart (2016)

Electra Costa

30 x 42 cm | 11 x 15 in

Subject: People
Tags: Gold, Red, Kiss, Crowd

Original drawing in colouring pencil, pencil, gold leaf and pen on paper.

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Electra Costa

Children scare easily, they see things adults cannot see. Electra Costa wants to find out why.  Are these spectres simply the product of young, over-active imaginations? Or have our older eyes trained themselves to ignore those things which we fear most?
It is hard to decide what might be more alarming; a giant rabbit, bear or bogeyman? Or some weirdo dressed as one? The same scene might trigger a nostalgic excitement in an adult sensibility, whilst painting a picture of perfect terror for a child less au fait with this retro aesthetic.

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