Art Professor's 'Parade of Humanity' to Be Installed in Nogales, Mex.

March 4, 2004

Alfred J. Quiroz, professor in the School of Art at the University of Arizona has collaborated with Mexican artists, Alberto Morackis and Guadalupe Serrano of Taller YONKE on "Parade of Humanity." This piece consists of "figurative aluminum cutouts based on immigration crossing experiences and border 'milagros.'" The artwork will be installed this weekend and dedicated on March 15. An inauguration parade at 6:30 p.m. will highlight the dedication.

Quiroz has won numerous awards including a recent Fulbright Garcia-Robles Grant from the Fulbright Border Project. As a result of that grant, Quiroz and several students from the Universidad Tecnol