By Fran Schechter for NOW Magazine
NOW | September 29-October 6, 2011 | VOL 31 NO 5

Camilo Ontiveros’s mammoth memorias candle-lighting project puts a universal spin on immigration issues...“I see the installation as a global memorial. Memorias does not include or exclude. It is a project to commemorate the lost lives of immigrants in search of a better living situation,” he says...

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Camilo Ontiveros is an UC San Diego Department of Visual Arts Undergraduate Alumnus. For more about his work, please visit:

Image courtesy of Artist Camilo Ontiveros.

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