Metaphors We Live By

  Metaphors We Live By references metaphors used in everyday language. Each drawing is a depiction of a metaphor used in everyday speech. Inspired by Lakoff and Johnson’s publication of the same name Watercolor on cloth 9 x 11” Exhibited: Galeriazero, Barcelona, Spain 2006 Above: Categories are Containers Causes are Physical Forces Difficulties are Burdens States are Locations Help is Support Happy is Up