Texas Border Wall
Texas is separated from Mexico by the Rio Grande River. The heavily populated Rio Grande Valley is at the forefront of the planned border wall, a combination of concrete walls, steel fences and "virtual fencing" designed to stop illegal immigration and smuggling across the river.
In this video playlist, proponents both for and against the wall make their respective arguments.
Walls hold the history of a place. In an imaginary border wall, the surface, location, and history speaks to a place where the interaction between individuals and materials accumulate to create new meaning contributing to and capturing this public narrative. See images »