Looking at the structural makeup of a house, we identify it with "comfort, warmth and security". Taking it one step further we play on the idea of family support that is associated with the image of the "house", support by way of the family structure.
The family structure, depicted in the structural integrity of the sticks on which the house leans.
The space between
In the artwork the house doesn't lean on the strength of the large object below but rather relies on the fragile optimism of the stick figure.
The stick figure becomes the rock that supports the weight of the house.
The front face you see is not the first floor, this house also has a section beneath that cant be seen from the front.
Small, cosy yet rugged victorian style house with plenty of character, dwarfed by a 5 floor Apartment complex.