2. KARIN BATTEN

2.  KARIN BATTEN Nicaragua, 1985, 12’ x 16’ Karin’s mural addresses United States involvement in Nicaragua, one of four Central American countries—the others being Honduras, El Salvador and Guatemala—where U.S.-sponsored funding and interventions led to disastrous results. Fearing that Nicaragua would become another Cuba, the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency trained militias to overthrow the democratically
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1. LA LUCHA CONTINUA THE STRUGGLE CONTINUES

1.  LA LUCHA CONTINUA THE STRUGGLE CONTINUES 1985, 30’ x 41’8”.  Artmakers Collective: Eva Cockcroft (project director), Rikki Asher, Karin Batten, Thérèse Bimka, Robert Brabham, Marguerite Bunyan, Keith Christensen, Etienne Li, Camille Perrottet, Judith Quinn, A.G. Joe, Stephenson, Dorianne Williams Addressing the theme of gentrification, this collective mural overlooking La Plaza Cultural gives its name
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