Aleksandra Mir

Mondello Ballgames

PALERMO—Inspired by epic battlefield paintings, I made this gigantic Sharpie drawing depicting a playful scene with characters of my local beach, Mondello. They are surrounded by a surreal abundance of beach balls and seem completely oblivious to the impending disaster. Or, maybe they are more than aware, but choose to play regardless and in the very face of it. The girl in the corner contemplates her ease in light of a recent breakup