My series of drawings, the Z Factor, is the first installment in a series of three books/installations. It metaphorically depicts a permanent development of the human race, (caused by the invention of a new chromosome) that is irreversible. It fully explains how and why we are evolving into a non-destructible and gender obliterated society, as the circle in the first picture, whose flow is so natural, yet is influenced by unnatural processes of ethnic cleansing and the acceleration of gentrification.


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The materials I use are archival ballpoint pen, Indian ink, graphite and hand made paper from India. I chose these materials because I wanted a certain look – I was going for early 20th century. I wanted them to resemble old medical drawings, since my story begins at that point in time.

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Circle

Going Left

Streamers

Backseat Driver

Look Ahead

Elephant Memory

Ilia

Smoke And Drain