24"x30" oil on canvas. ©2011 by Alexandra Manukyan.
He sits in a state of flux between the roots of the past and the stark unknowns waiting in yet undetermined fates. Resting at the crossroads between set institution and intrepid innovation, the future beckons the young man to choose his path. Convention lays claim that his choice will define him indelibly down the road he travels, but his gaze proclaims an unspoken determination to cast off ultimatums and set upon his own path towards discovering identity.