Reflection #02

Reflection as self portrait

Artist
Rayna Tan
Age 18
Medical condition Liver Transplant

Mentor Ho Wai Kit (profile here)

Medium Digital illustration print on vinyl, mirror

"The eyes are the windows to our soul. I hid behind the pigmented yellow of my eyes and avoided all obstacles that came my way for a very long time but as the yellow fades away, I feel the mask slowly peeling off my face - feeling more vulnerable and naked."
The work depicts the notion of self-image through the journey in life. Each of the faces represent a turning point in the author’s life, and in her journey towards recovery.