Let Them Play
This series considers our concerns about children playing outside and balancing the need for their imaginative, adventurous healthy development.
The space provides a safe alternative to outdoor play in leaves, a childhood occupation many of us have fond memories of. Treating this play as a health and safety issue highlights our risk aversion and blame culture.
The plaster figures are held safe in the cushioned reliquary space. But the same protective measure is suffocating and restrictive.