Visa Issues' aims to visualize and shine a light on the narratives of those affected by well... visa issues. From the model who needs a stamp to work to the immigrant worker who strives for a better future. An exploration of the multi faceted experience it means to labeled "Immigrant"
As an immigrant who continues to experience Visa issues, my goal is to empower a community riddled with shame and fear that continues to live in the shadows. Given the current social-political climate I urge you to help me champion this movement one story at a time.
We, Immigrants, aren’t always the best communicators. Many factors like the traumatic experiences that come from not being able to access language learning programs, to just plainly facing that most people often do not listen to what we have to say. Visa issues will hopefully spark the
conversation simply by acting as a physical connector to communicate a message.
It gives both parties
( the person wearing said item, and the person viewing it)
an opportunity to be heard in both a conversation as well as the opportunity to be carried in thought.