Go Kids Go
|Go Kids Go 2009,
helium filled animal foil balloons,
wrapping ribbon, riffle bullets
This is a colourful installation, full of joy until the moment when the eye alights upon what anchors the Go Kids Go balloons… bullets.
This work explores what it means to be a child afflicted by violence, in some areas of the world, violence that plunges a child into trauma which affects his / her childhood, and the rest of his / her life.