Family & Community Archives

Feelings are not Facts

"Feelings are not Facts" aims to understand past and present realities living in a border city, the intersecting crises of the COVID-19 pandemic, and the drug cartel war.

About the Artist

Born and raised in the US-Mexico border area, Monica Martínez-Díaz is a visual artist who uses photography, video, design, and installation to create conceptually based work focused on the hyper normalization of violence in Northern Mexican society.