Nery Gabriel Lemus is a multimedia artist based in Los Angeles, whose works engage a variety of social, political, and cultural issues.
Us of America
Us of America is a photographic project highlighting first-generation Americans holding family photographs. The photographs they hold include an image of themselves with their immigrant parent/s. The photographs pay homage to immigrant’s that paved the way for fist-generation Americans. This project is in collaboration with staff from The Music Center, Center Theater Group, LA Opera, and the LA Philharmonic.
Images courtesy of the artist and Charlie James Gallery
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