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