Visual Art

From the Artist of the Cover

by Kristie Park

Proximity, unplanned but repeated interactions, and a comfortable environment: sociologists have cited these three factors as crucial to forging new friendships. Yet people are also incredibly complex, emotional and, ultimately, confusing. Whilst quarantine had stalled the growth of my social network, returning to school has initiated that expansion once more. Through this piece, I aim to convey sentiments of isolation and caution alongside hope and determination—emotions that have characterized my experience in once more navigating a social world.

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