A Border Patrol vehicle drives in front of a 20m mural of a boy at the US-Mexico border wall. Photo Credit: Gregory Bull/AP

Giant portrait of toddler peers over US-Mexico border wall

Article in The Guardian
11 September, 2017

Artists are, as always (think “Guernica”), way ahead of the curve.

“A photo of a giant toddler stands in Mexico and peers over a steel wall dividing the country from the United States.

The boy appears to grip the barrier with his fingers, leaving the impression the entire thing could be toppled with a giggle.

A French artist who goes by the name JR erected the cut-out of the boy that stands nearly 65 feet (20 metres) tall and is meant to prompt discussion of immigration.”

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