Monthly Archives: August 2012
After months of research and preparation, the “Painting by Numbers” project is making its debut this weekend at the Raices Taller 222 Gallery opening! Join us for the opening of the exhibit entitled “Raices and Friends” this Saturday, September 1st … Continue reading
The phenomenon of detaining women in Arizona on the grounds of citizenship status is a relatively recent practice, originating in 2001. In 2009, it was estimated that roughly 300 women were being detained in the state and that number has … Continue reading
Here are some photos taken over the course of the past several months to show how the project has developed.
Thank you for visiting! “Painting by Numbers: Women in Arizona Detention Centers, Bringing Numerical Statistics to Life” is an interactive, political mural project that addresses the relatively recent practice of detaining women in Arizona. This fall, larger than life-size portraits … Continue reading