Define American Arts


Our annual hashtag celebrates the resilience and joy of American immigrant families.

Define American

Define American Arts offers a platform to cultural workers directly impacted by immigration policy. The program provides opportunities for exhibition, promotion, and training for undocumented and formerly undocumented artists. Define American artist in residence Yosimar Reyes manages this network of talented creators.

10 Undocumented Artists You Should Know (and Support)

Meet the Immigrant Comedians Making Deportation Funny

Our First

#UndocuJoy is a celebratory exhibition honoring the day-to-day spirit, passion, intelligence and resilience embodied by undocumented communities. This exhibition, at Galeria de la Raza in San Francisco, challenges the media’s collective archetype of undocumented people, which often conjures images of fear, despair and villains. 

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