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Art is very unique in every aspect of its presentation. In my case, I chose to work on a black box with some items whose color relates to that of the box too. When I looked at this box, I came up with many questions like to who does this box belong to and why is it black. I had a deep feeling that the owner of this box was a simple man who was neatly organized as per his items inside the box. The color black on most of his items also made me feel that this person was not the kind of a person to mess with. Since as per my perception black things are usually owned by tough people such as a hit man and tough government agent such as the CIA. This led me to illustrate on each item and what it represents alone based on what I felt and as per art. Art tell a story of something or a person and below is the story of the person who owns this as per my perception.
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The cigarettes and coin
The cigarettes reveals to us that the owner of the box loves to smoke. And when I saw them I had a feeling that the owner was a regular smoker. That is why there is a cigarette on top of that box so as to remind him that he must smoke. Another reason for having the cigarette can reveal that this person is a cool guy who loves to party. As for the coins, I felt that they might reveal a different story which either the person is organized since we can see how neatly they are arranged or he loves money but he doesn’t earn much.
The sunglasses, hair comb, perfume and watch
This sunglasses reveals that this person is cool when it comes to dressing up. From all the four items stated above, one can easily tell that this person is a smart person who cares a lot about his physical appearance. The comb tells us that the person likes a tidy hair. The perfume tells a different tale of how the person likes to smell good while the watch tell another tale of how this person likes to observe time and is cool.
Color (why black)
In most cases, black represents the personality of a person or the even the jobs, and as stated earlier black might represent simplicity. In the case of this box and its item, the color black here represent simplicity of the guy when it comes to livelihood. When it comes to job, black colored items are mostly used by a hit man or law enforcement agents.

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