At first, I put the shapes randomly – just co-existing.
Here, I rearranged them to form a background and a foreground creating an image of a woman sideview (with an earring)
Here is an image of a man sideview to the left.
The wihte space dominated the space
and this looking as if it is an urban skyline.
The black space dominated the space.
Here, I use the same amount of a negative and positive space creating an unclear figure and ground.