Keep distance signs

Going into shops, out in the streets and anywhere public, we are reminded to keep our distance. Learning new behaviors on a global scale

The habit of keeping a distance

Text and drawing by Frits Ahlefeldt

Social distance used to be a cultural issue, but now it is fast becoming a health issue

The local rules differed all over the world. Some groups, cultures and classes would keep a large distance, while others would do less so. But now everybody is heading for the same universal standard fast, in a strange new way

of two people keeping a distance. Isololation prawing Psychology illustration by Frits Ahlefeldt
Keeping a distance

Keywords: psychology, museum of psychology, covid19, social distance, loneliness, isololation, isolation, fear, relationships

About Museum of Psychology – Visualizing psychology
We understand reality at least through a combination of impressions, metaphors, images, stories and experiences. But also through our dreams, understandings, feelings, music, walk of life, directions, expectations, relations… and much more.

Much of this have in common that we can somehow sketch up maps and drawings of these places, trails and situations. Here on Museum of Psychology I (Frits Ahlefeldt) am drawing up a slowly growing map of our many landscapes of understanding.

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