Mexican-Born Artist Is 'Erasing The Border'

Mexican-Born Artist Is 'Erasing The Border'

2:38pm Oct 12, 2015
Ana Teresa Fernandez's art installation on the border fence in Tijuana. (Courtesy of Ana Teresa Fernandez)

At the Mexican border across from Nogales, Arizona tomorrow morning, artist Ana Teresa Fernandez is planning to use her paint brush to make a statement.

The Mexican-born artist who now lives in San Francisco is planning to paint a portion of the fence blue so that it blends in with the sky from a distance.

As Senior Field Correspondent Jude Joffe-Block of Here & Now contributor KJZZ in Phoenix reports, Fernandez hopes her work will inspire people to imagine what would happen if the fence came down.

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