Hazardous to Immigrant Health, 2020. Red earthenware, glaze, decals, stained glass, solder, LED lamp, fired to ^04 and ^017, H. 11.5, W. 11, D. 13.5 inches. Unrestricted use of pesticides, fungicides, chemical fertilizers, etc. are sprayed directly over workers in the fields, exposing these vulnerable human beings to over 42 known carcinogens, neurotoxins, endocrine disruptors, and sterilizing ingredients.
Chemical Warfare, 2020. Red earthenware, glaze, decals, stained glass, solder, LED lamp, fired to ^04 and ^017, H. 6, W. 15, D. 8.25 inches. Bayer AG was one of the 6 companies that merged to form IG Farben, the chemical company that supplied the Nazis with Zyklon B, a lethal pesticide. Today, Bayer produces toxic agricultural chemical pesticides, herbicides, fungicides, and growth enhancers which poison vulnerable migrant farm workers. These undocumented workers are sprayed along with the crops they tend to by crop dusting planes. These chemicals migrate into municipal waterways, which poisons millions of Americans. The chemical warfare on the 'other' and on unsuspecting citizens persists.
Land Theft, 2020, Red earthenware with glaze, decals, stained glass, solder, LED light fixture, fired to ^04 and ^017, H. 6.5, W. 13, D. 11 inches. Altar to the exploited people of Abiayala (the Americas).
US Intervention in Latin America, Red earthenware, glaze, metal oxides, oxidation ^04, H.6.5, W. 12.5, D. 8.5 inches. US gun manufacturers continue to fuel instability throughout Latin America by supplying guns through licit and illicit weapon sales across the border. Right-wing military dictatorships in Latin America have been supported by the US government since the creation of the US Army School of the Americas in 1946, known today as The Western Hemisphere Institute for Security Cooperation in Fort Benning, Georgia.