Dreamer Recreates His Journey to America, and Completes the Athenaeum Portrait in the Process

Multimedia artist used cut-up Mexican road maps for the unfinished likeness of George Washington

DACA recipient Fifield-Perez set out to do what no other American has done before. Welcoming America

A multimedia artist and Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, or DACA, recipient beautifully documented his journey to America using bits and pieces of Mexican road maps, and in the process, perfectly completed the iconic Athenaeum Portrait (the image of George Washington on the dollar bill).

@kitten_mouse lindsay.rittenhouse@adweek.com Lindsay Rittenhouse is a staff writer at Adweek, where she specializes in covering the world of agencies and their clients.