Self portrait

 
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Data point: PC game "Counter strike global offensive"

Objective of the game: Kill as many enemies as possible as a team, win as more rounds than the enemy team, diffuse the bomb, rescue hostages, headshots.

Skills required: Good decision making and reflexes (Be really good at clicking the mouse)

Concept: Memorial for the fallen

Objective of a war: Win geopolitical battle

Skills required: Kill as many enemies as a team, Intimidation, be extremely fit, endure physical exhaustion, extremely good reflexes and decision making, pull the trigger without hesitation.

Questions:

What does a real soldier feel like?

Do authorities see soldiers as statistics?

Why aren't there memorials for the fallen enemy soldiers?

Process:

Processing sketch, Illustrator, Laser etching on metal (failed), gold paint on metal, then etching (failed), black paint on metal, then etching (presentable)

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