Paintings & Works on Paper

Well Cared-For

Digital image, mounted to wood base
10 in x 10 in x 1.5 in

June 2018, Department of Homeland Security Kirstjen Nielsen assures members of the press that “the children are well cared for.” (New York Times https://www.nytimes.com/2018/06/18/us/politics/dhs-kirstjen-nielsen-families-separated-border-transcript.html) Photos of the tents are released to the public. On her honor, Secretary Nielsen repeats the word ‘care’ in her press conference again and again.