Alex Trochut was recently asked by the New York Times to create Rorschach Test-inspired illustrations for the article, “The Americanization of Mental Illness”.
The article confronts the remarkable effects of Americanizing the world’s understanding of mental health and illness, “homogenizing the way the world goes mad.”
Below is Alex’s solution to illustrating the article.
To read the article and see the work in context, go to: http://www.nytimes.com/2010/01/10/magazine/10psyche-t.html
You can see more of Alex’s work on the LEVINE/LEAVITT website: www.llreps.com