Machala, Ecuador • September 2017
Under all possible adversity persistence is our first brush stroke to success. A foreign situation can un-mask a reality resulting in the possible creation of a mural, and like that at the elementary school Unidad Educativa ciduad de Machala, it was the collective efforts that brought forth the idea of Herr foundation to become an educational tool of social transformation through the arts and other communal actions.
Meet the artists behind this project
Founder and executive director. While traveling throughout South America painting murals, Herr encountered many underprivileged educational environments which led him to create H.E.R.R. Foundation in 2017 and dedicate his travels, passion for art and helping others to focus on making a change.
Javier H. M. Ruiz
artist, founder, board of directors
Jorge Manriquez Pozo
workshop facilitator, artist, project coordinator