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MAGA2018 | 2019

Artist: Helen Desmond

Medium: oil on canvas and photographic transfer

Dimensions: 40 x 48″

MAGA 2018 is a painting about the Trump administration immigration policy whereby thousands of families seeking asylum have been torn asunder.  The  crumbling Mount Rushmore in the background represents the destruction of our basic democratic principles inherent in this horrific policy.