Mural Arts Philadelphia
In neighborhoods across
Philadelphia, families and individuals are
immediate and lasting effects of
immigration laws. Inspired by
national events, Chilean artist
(also known as Artes Ekeko)
mural that explores
identity as a sanctuary city,
together with local artist Cesar
on this bright, textured design.
mural features a family making
to a new home, just like the
neighborhood where it is
homage to Fairhill’s
Hispanic and Latinx community.
immigrants who are a large part
fabric of Philadelphia deserve
to feel at
home, to be valued and
that starts with representation.