Smiling vb. form one's features into a pleased, kind, or amused expression, typically with the corners of the mouth turned up and the front teeth exposed

Smiling is biological but has also become a social construct as society wants to believe that everyone lives fairytale lives and have become something which could be seen as the centre of a modern propaganda campaign. Улыбка is an exploration of these social constructs through the medium of self-portraiture in the style of Soviet Russian Propaganda.