Forced to Flee

No Fixed Address       Paula J. Swett  •  Lewisburg, Pennsylvania, USA

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No Fixed Address

$450   Buy Now  » 15 x 17 inches | 2018

Along the Adriatic Sea, I walked through an abandoned camp where refugees had landed. There were many, many remnants of their lives left behind.

Hope lies not in the remains, but in these people`s strength, courage, and willingness to rebuild wherever they go. I created this piece with found objects from the camp, not to lament what was left, but to honor the spirit the refugees took with them.

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