Digital work; Photoshop on found images.
On September of 2002, The United States Government implemented a “special registry” system to “certain” individuals. Disturbingly reminiscent of the “management” of Japanese-Americans during WWII, the special registry haunted many Americans of middle-eastern/Mediterranean descent. To exasperate the situation, news of hate crimes and violence towards Muslims and those mistaken for Muslims, was beginning to be ordinary and common….
…. This project was in reaction.