I think everybody knows this phone-call-phenomenon.
I had this picture in my mind when I saw the disturbing German movie »Homevideo«, where some bullies post an embarrassing video of a shy and sensitive boy on the Internet. This results in unstoppable waves of virtual insults, threats and a very tragic ending.
I love what I do, but sometimes I work in front of the computer for hours and hours, days and nights. From time to time, I need a break, pack my bags, travel and escape for a while.
Do you remember that sentence from your childhood? At that time, I wished I had these special mushrooms from Super Mario Land.
You can see a lot of so-called smartphone junkies on the streets who are listening to music, writing messages and checking out new Facebook posts. Unfortunately I’m one of them and sometimes I find it hard to pay attention to my surroundings and check emails at the same time.
… and welcome to a personal project I call »Mindshots«. From time to time I illustrate my thoughts by using this simple red, black and white style to get some ideas out of my head. The inspiration for each piece comes from my daily life while working, talking, watching a movie, and hanging out with friends, or while getting bored in the dentist’s waiting room. Some are socially critical, humorous, or just plain ridiculous.