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Painting by Numbers Mural Finds Permanent Home!

The Global Justice Center contacted me in the fall of 2013 and asked me to install the Painting by Number’s mural at the newly opened Global Justice Center residing in the old Stardust Lounge space on 225 E. 26th St … Continue reading

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Detention Exhibition Closing Reception, this saturday night!

If you missed out on the opening, there will be a low-key reception for the Detention Exhibition at Industria Studios this saturday, April 27, from 6-9pm. There will be beverages, snacks, and of course, a donation jar for The Florence … Continue reading

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Tucson Weekly Article and Other Media Links

Last week, I got the opportunity to show Margaret Regan from the Tucson Weekly the Detention Exhibition I curated at Industria Studios. I have pasted the amazing article she wrote below. Thanks Margaret! In addition, the exhibition was also covered … Continue reading

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Opening Reception Recap

Thanks to everyone who came out for the Detention Exhibition opening reception earlier this month. There was a steady crowd of people from 6-10pm and the artwork provoked a lot of questions and discussion about detention practices and border policies, … Continue reading

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NY Times Article, The Florence Project, and Art Exhibition Article

Last Sunday, the New York Times printed an article on the legal rights of Immigrants in ICE custody in the United States, or, more accurately, the serious lack of legal rights. Immigrant detainees in the custody of the United States, … Continue reading

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Detention Art Exhibition

 April 6-April 28, 2013 @ Industria Studios Opening Reception Saturday April 6, 2013 6:30-10:00pm                                                                           “The Shame” … Continue reading

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Painting by Numbers Project on Univision! also, ‘Migration is Beautiful’ link

I woke up this morning to find an incredible link waiting for me in my inbox. Several days ago, I spoke with Univision reporter Karla Gomez-Escamilla who wanted to do a story on the Painting by Numbers project. Over the … Continue reading

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Potluck Recap and Media Coverage

I would like to thank everyone who came out last friday to attend the presentation and potluck. I would especially like to extend my gratitude to the staff and volunteers of La Coalicion de Derechos Humanos; their help with outreach, … Continue reading

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Photos of the Finished Mural

Yesterday we got it all assembled. I am really pleased with how it turned out. You can check it out in person at Armory Park this Friday at 6:30. See you then.

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Derechos Humanos Community Potluck

The Painting by Numbers Project is nearly all wrapped up (for now!) and La Coalicion de Derechos Humanos is hosting a community potluck to showcase the finished panels. This will be the first time all four panels will be displayed … Continue reading

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