Artwork for: Breaking the Eastern Divide

Screen Shot 2018-06-02 at 6.26.08 PM‘Cognitive Dissonance’ is a collage art piece made by stock images found on unsplash.com

In this episode, people share anecdotes of stereotypes they grew up with, and how they had to unlearn them by interacting with others.

Unlearning is a process that induces heavy cognitive dissonance. This collage tries to portray this process by showing Katanas made of flowers superimposed on an inverse of the Japan flag.