30cm x 30cm - 2011

Toothpicks, acrylic

Above the sea, as the etymology of its name, Shanghai, is the most crowded city in China and one of the most jammed in the world. The population, submerged by an oceanic social instability, is left to fan out from a vertical position, having to cautiously move without committing mistakes, just as the toothpicks that recreate the Chinese game Mikado, also known as Shanghai.