ART WORKS Projects is pleased to announce Deported: An American Division will be on view at the Ford School of Public Policy at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor from January 15 -31, 2019.
Rachel Woolf, 2018 winner of the AWP Emerging Lens competition, captures moments in the days before Lourdes Salazar Bautista’s deportation hearing in Detroit and the family’s forced return to Toluca, Mexico, revealing in intimate detail the impact of deportation on real families. Stamps professor Hannah Smotrich designed the University of Michigan installation and collaborated with Ford School faculty Ann Lin and Fabiana Silva to situate the photographs in a policy, political, and historical context. Exhibit will be on display through January 31.
Opening of Deported: An American Division
January 15, 2019 | 4 – 6pm EST
Weill Hall Great Hall
735 S. State Street
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Free and open to the public. Refreshments will be provided.
Hosted by the Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy and co-sponsored by the Penny W. Stamps School of Art & Design.