"In this toxic environment, survival is a test in itself, but there is another test that is not given to everyone.
The young adults in the making, the so-called "tribesmen and women", must undergo the rite of passage of the water keepers. To do so, they must venture out and back into the huge rift that runs along an incredibly long cliff, dressed in the simplest of garb.
Between the ruins of the ancient civilisation, the toxic lakes and rivers and the creatures that live within these mountains, the task is far from easy. The many faces of the tribes that disappeared during this rite, carved in the cliff, can testify to the extreme difficulty of this ordeal..."
This is my final submission for the Post-Apo concept art challenge organized by @DigitalPainting.school.