Content Conceptualization: Conventional
Context: Political Cartoons
Content Expression: With Symbols
Expression Realization: Replacement
Linguistic Expression: No
Timestamp: 2016-07-26 11:51:55
Author: Steve Bonello
Copyright: Steve Bonello
Text inside image: none
Text outside image: I submitted this one for a Europe-wide competition in 2004. The theme was the enlargement of the EU - the biggest when ten countries joined simultaneously. I never won the coveted first prize but it was shortlisted and made it to both the traveling exhibition and the catalogue.
Source: Personal portfolio
Notes: Nation are people (conventional). European Union is man that puts on large pants. The enlargement of EU is a man wearing bigger clothes. Symbol: european union as flag.