received a BFA from the University of Texas and an MFA from the University of Texas at San Antonio. For Luminaria 2018, Ortiz will present WWKY:I AM HERE
, the sixth installment of the Work Won’t Kill You
series, which addresses the present painful quandary of involuntary childhood immigrants who thought they had qualified for a path to citizenship through Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA). This interactive installation will be located near the San Antonio River.