And all it was found were a key chain, a watch next to some bones
Etching, thread drawings and found objects
11″ x 15″
This work talks about migration to the United States specifically from south of the border. Head of households have been deported to their native countries after having made their livelihoods in the US. After being deported they decide to return, risking everything to be able to see their children again. A lot of them die in transit while attempting to reunite with their loved ones.
In the collection of The Amon Carter Museum of American Art. Forth Worth, TX.