An ambitious new project brings together over 100 artists who have used the accounts of detained migrant children to create work with an urgent purpose.
The project, DYKWTCA (Do You Know Where The Children Are?), brings together more than 100 works from more than 100 artists based on the Flores accounts from June 2019. The collection will be displayed as the exhibition “When We First Arrived …” at The Corner at Whitman-Walker in Washington until March, at which point the project morphs from political art to direct fundraising. Each work will be sold anonymously and randomly for $500; the proceeds and matching donations from partner organizations will go to organizations working on the front lines of the border crisis: Safe Passage Project with Terra Firma, Innovation Law Lab and Team Brownsville.
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