Solitary Definement

Solitary confinement is considered one of the worst forms of torture not for its physical ramifications, but for its mental and psychological ones. In spite of this, some minds become more engaged when the body is imprisoned; in fact, a dynamic imagination can flourish in those who seek internal escapism from their external reality. Several years ago, a magazine correspondent by the name of David Choe is arrested and thrown into solitary confinement after unknowingly knocking out an undercover cop. As a graphic artist by trade, his desire for self-expression could not be suppressed. With the limited items he had at his disposal (namely envelopes, napkins, tea, soy sauce), he created the following.