Mural completed in collaboration with 15 Highschool Girls and their portraits who share migration histories from the US/Mexico Border. Bird featured is the Yellow-Billed Cuckoo and endangered species of bird that travels across the US Mexico border to California and back. The butterfly is the endangered El Segundo Blue Butterfly a symbol of residence.. This mural was taught along with several stencil and poetry workshops where they cut out their faces and wrote poems about their migration experiences.
Sponsored by immediate justice and The Center For Biological Diversity.
Assistants: Tani Ikeda, Thea Ulrich
Miguel Contreras Learning Complex, Los Angeles, CA