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Virtual Gallery Opening: UNCAGED ART – Tornillo Children’s Detention Camp

The University of Texas El Paso’s Centennial Museum presents
UNCAGED ART: Tornillo Children’s Detention Camp
Virtual Gallery Opening:
Tuesday, January 26 at 6:30pm
with curator Yolanda Chávez Leyva, Ph.D.
Uncaged Art presents the work of youth, ages 13-17, who were detained at the Tornillo detention center in West Texas. Comprised of paintings, drawings, and handicrafts made of found materials, the work reflects the resiliency, talent, and creativity of young men and women who trekked 2000 miles from their homes in Central America to reach the United States.
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