Burnout

Burnout (2016) is a set of sculptures and paintings that portray the phenomenon of occupational burnout. The project presents figures with their heads literally burned out. It uses hues of grey, colors commonly associated with people suffering from depression or anxiety.

Sculptures

conifer wood

1: 4x6x19 cm 
2: 4x6x20 cm 
3: 6x8x30 cm
4: 6x6x40 cm
5: 9x10x95 cm
6: 11x14x109 cm

 

 

 

Paintings

acrylic on board,
150x90 cm

During the fall of 2016, the sculptures were placed across Dundee, Scotland, as a street art piece.

"Burnout" was exhibited in GENERATORprojects, Dundee, Scotland, 27 Jan. - 19 Feb. 2017.
     

Documentation of the work was presented in Croke Park, Dublin,
12 - 14 Nov. 2018, as a part of the Global Undergraduate Summit.