Image from Dada. In the same way that these hybrid creatures represent people being brainwashed through what they see on television, I want my hybrid creatures to represent people suffering from mental health issues which affect their self esteem (i.e eating disorders) being brainwashed by what they see as beautiful.
I also wanted to include the different ways in which media talks about war. In many cases they show soldiers and heros and people support this more than the reports about the traumas they go through. I had to different news reports edited to sjow how some people only hear the good and how there is so much more than just being a hero.
In 1982, Channel 4 began it's TV career, as one of the main TV channels, showing shows such as 'Who's line is it anyway' and most importantly, the 'Channel 4 News', letting the public have an insight to the world situations/standings.