First Day of School by Ana Mac Naught

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Artist Statement

"In Iraq, I could not go to school every day. One day when I was at a school, we had to immediately evacuate from school because there was an explosion next to the school. I was scared for my life, but I made it home. That is a memory I will never forget." - Ana Mac Naught

Bakhtullah Fnu is a 2nd grader at the New Neighbor School in Houston, Texas. He moved from Afghanistan in Summer 2016. His artwork is inspired by his fears of the Taliban. It was not uncommon for him to see these strangers do bad things in his community.

About We Were Strangers Too

We Were Strangers Too is a collection of designs showing how diverse and universal the refugee experience truly is. Proceeds support the Anti-Defamation League, the nation's premier civil rights/human relations agency, fighting anti-Semitism and all forms of bigotry, defends democratic ideals and protects civil rights for all.

About our Prints

Each poster is hand-printed and handled, to make sure that only the highest quality is offered and sent out. The matte paper and high quality of inks make for a vibrant image which looks great both framed, and au-naturel. Printed in Los Angeles, CA, on Epson Enhanced Matte Paper, heavyweight stock, high color gamut, using Epson UltraChrome HDR ink-jet technology. Framed posters offer the same, museum-quality printed poster, but wrapped in a protective black frame. The frame is lightweight and includes a shatter-resistant acrylite front protector, so it won't break in the mail. International orders may be subject to customs duties & taxes.




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