Artist: Svitlana Martynjuk
Survivor: Tiesha Bunkley
Medium: Acrylics and oil pastels on canvas, 40 x 30
Artist’s Statement: Pink explosion signifies the battle with the negative representation of the hue. Colorful butterflies wrap the child, giving her hope and strength with facing the unpleasant. With the help of colors around her she feels stronger than ever and ready for the world.
“I thought for the longest time that I was dirty and unworthy of love but I learned that I’m not dirty and I deserve a world of love.” — Tiesha