Closeup of City Boy
The city is crowded with not only people but also noises and distractions that fills the air. However, those who grow up in those type of environment can appreciate the chaotic noises as if it is music to their ears. Within the various pictures that hang around the boy, may seem like a disorganized mess, but are an actual subtle representation that is associated with the concept of the urban lifestyle. The picture of the building reminds you of the skyscrapers that consume the majority of the city. The car that can be seen hanging behind the boy, is to illustrate the fast-pace and busy lives in the urban areas. It common to see a large number of cars because of the need to always be or go somewhere. It is also important to notice the lack of nature and plants that are within the clutter surroundings of the boy. As a result of the city’s landscape becoming more occupied with people, buildings, and cars, it gets rid of the nature aspect in the process of becoming an urbanized society. Overall, our surroundings contribute to our perception of the world. The boy’s smile can be interpreted as him being content with the changes and constant livelihood that comes with living in the city.