The 2020 Victorian Salon des Refusés
Cat #27 Phil Suter
PUT ON A HAPPY FACE
50 cm h x 50 cm w
Emoji symbolism infiltrates our normal interactions, like masks which shield us from normal discourse and from expression of our true feelings.
Behind these symbols there is a person, whose genuine state of mind remains a mystery to the observer.
Smiley faces rule the world.
This portrait was submitted for the 2020 Archibald Prize
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