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Para Todos Todo

A print inspired by the Zapatista slogan, Para todos todo. Para nostros nada. “For everyone, everything. For ourselves, nothing”. I reused a corn stencil from many years back that I cut for a mural that Swoon and I painted in one of the Zapatista autonomous communities. The perseverance of the base communities in the face of annihilation by governments and capital has been an inspiration to me ever since I learned of their struggle. I hope this serves as a tribute to all they’ve taught the world about liberation and autonomy.

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What will change?

What will change?

March 31, 2008

Seen around Bed-Stuy, historically predominant African-American neighborhood, in Brooklyn, NY. Begs the question… The neighborhood has been forgotten and downright neglected by city institutions for decades, yet in recent years…