Illustration : The Fist

This illustration is an attempt to capture the claustrophobia and bleakness.

The Fist

Description

Being stuffed in the metaphorical closet is akin to having no identity and no means of escape. This illustration is an attempt to capture the claustrophobia and bleakness that characterises the mental space of individuals who are trapped by the strictures of society.

 

About the author

Maitri Dore

Maitri Dore, an architect by profession always had a childhood penchant for cartooning and illustrating. She grew up in Bombay and moved to Bangalore for her first job, where she currently practises mud architecture. Apart from drawing lines, she illustrates for the Chennai-based children’s magazine, Gokulam.