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YOU ARE IN MY FIELD

computer
By Guo
 Ru
Year 8
Knox Grammar School
Wahroonga
, nsw
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Description
"YOU ARE IN MY FIELD" is a stencil design inspired by the famous street art artist Banksy. It is digitally installed in front of a GameStop's store. In the design, a monster game player breaks through the wall and is manipulating a magnet, which has attracted many boys and girls. being identical, these figures shows that video game addiction can make people their identities. Contrasting to that, the walking boy with a book in his hand represents the teenagers who has made better choice of reading over gaming. He is not affected by the magnet and is in peace, confidence and safety. Thus, the artwork not only reveals the danger of video game addiction to teenagers, but also provide a solution to it----to read books. Additionally, the design also try to force the GameStop, the most influential video game retailer in the world to take necessary actions to stop video game addiction.
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Entry ID: 3949
Owner ID: 1