about us

"Vecinos" sculpture is located on the corner of Isleta + Bridge St. SW. At Dolores Huerta Gateway Park in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

 

Mark Horst--lead artist--lives, paints, sculpts and loves in Albuquerque.

 

Carlos Gabaldon--technical support maestro and all around digital genius--organized and our project from start to finish.

 

Working Classroom--high school students from Working Classroom conducted the interviews and photographed our participants. Daphne, Karrizma, Lora, Montgomery, Starr performed admirably in the desert heat. Luis Carlos, our staff assistant, made everything work smoothly. He even bought us palettas.

 

Bernalillo County 1% for Art--supported this project from start to finish. Thanks to the County Arts Board and Public Art Project Coordinator Nan Masland.

 

Thanks to Damon Chefchis of CMY INC. for fabrication.

 

Thank you most of all to the people of the South Valley who shared their experience and love of this place and who took time to speak with us.

 

We apologize that some interviews were damaged and are unable to be shared on this site.

 

 

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