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Jordin Garcia; October 17th 2020, 2020; Acrylic Paint; 14 x 11″; Painting

This media file is attached to: Closing the Distance: North View Gallery 2020 Student Virtual Exhibition

Jordin Garcia; October 17th 2020, 2020; Acrylic Paint; 14 x 11"; Painting

In this self portrait I'm exploring the use of color for the first time. The painting focuses on the want to blend in and not stand out, like I and many other DACA receptions view the world. It also focuses on the idea of losing yourself by distorting your own identity the more you become something you are not.

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