Three sources were combined for this series of ten pieces. Juxtaposing harsh realty with self-help hope.
‘Pop-up’ collage assemblage, image transfer,
polyurethane on wood; pine and walnut
9” x 5 1/2” each.
Unhappiness Is Easy-Happiness Takes Work
The Mind Plays A Role
There Is No Good Definition of Happiness
Comparing Ourselves with Others
Equating Happiness with Success
Fear and Avoidance of Pain
The World Has Too Much Pain
Seeing Yourself as a Victim
Happiness Is a By-product
Created for Happy Medium exhibition
© 2021 Stephen Anderson