Sueños was created as part of Light City an international light festival. The piece has two large components a light box and banners.
The work was developed in collaboration with Latinx youth from Baltimore City and Langley Park. Sueños acknowledges our community’s struggle for social justice and complex racial make-up of Native, African and European people.
The distinct pieces highlight our desire to live free of discrimination and our dreams for a better tomorrow. While also celebrating the lives of those who have died crossing the U.S.-Mexico border, La Frontera, in particular the hundreds of women who are raped, kidnapped and/or murdered each year trying to achieve their sueño (dream).