Doctor Game 2
Painting, Acrylic and Ink on Canvas
200 x 150 cm
This artwork was added to Artious by Asareh Akasheh.
Play: any activity for enjoyment/ Childish and cheerful behavior for recreation/ Playing strengthen social life. Playing is engaging in an activity for entertainment and personal pleasure.
The desire for playing emerges from instinct to fight and showdown. Playing is a means to escape from emotional realities of life; breaking free from inferiority complex. Playing is a means to leave physical defect and emotional void behind.
Doll: toy that girls play with/ a small model of a human figure, made from fabric, wax or plastic, often of a beautiful girl used as a child's toy/ minuscule bride, miniature bride.
Autism: Autism is a disorder of neural development characterized by impaired social interaction and communication, and by restricted and repetitive behavior. The diagnostic criteria require that symptoms become apparent before a child is three years old. Autism affects information processing in the brain by altering how nerve cells and their synapses connect and organize; how this occurs is not well understood. Autism is more prevalent in boys than girls. People with autism have social impairments and often lack the intuition about others that many people take for granted. Autistic individuals display many forms of repetitive or restricted behavior. People with autism do not develop enough natural speech to meet their daily communication needs and have difficulties getting involved in social interactions and plays. Unusual social development is at the core of Autism.
Doctor: wit/ wise/ healer/ a person who cures/ a physician/ a person who eliminates an injury, a person who relieves a person or animal of the symptoms of a disease or condition. A care giver who deals with patients on physical and psychological levels.
Playing doctor with a doll or a human is considered a universal prevalent role playing among children. Being a doctor grants one the permission to touch a patient's body. The doctor would have more power on condition that the patient was a doll.