I think it's time to explain some basics about the world pictured in the
This series is showing war on an abstract level and at the same time a
strange world that IS at war. What we do see in these pictures are the
archetypes of figures in any war that are responsible for important
communication-structures (The Propaganda-guy in the pic with the same
title, The Thinker in 'Opinium').
'Deception' shows an equivalent to the character of the Spy (or a secret
agent) on the symbolic level. In our strange world this is an ugly creature,
sneaking around at night (or actually flying without making any sound)
and gathering information. He can be a terrible enemy, but rarely will fight.
The Scary thing about these Mooncreepers (that's what they are called) is
that they can take the shape of any human being. But you can see their
real form when they walk into the light. This one here just passes through
the shine of moonlight, so you are almost able to see both of his
Made from my collection of old images that i own. The Head and Arm were
built (painted) by me on a reference image from stockxchange (www.sxc.hu).
This concludes the Co'ation-Series.
The other two works of this series are found here:
Co'ation II: Opinium
Co'ation I: Propaganda