Ronald Rael, The Artist Behind Border Wall Teeter-Totters, Unveils New Project In Sonora, Mexico

By Katherine Davis-Young
Published: Thursday, March 11, 2021 - 11:25am
Updated: Friday, March 12, 2021 - 9:53am

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Ronald Rael
Rael San Fratello Studio
In 2019, artist Ronald Rael built a set of teeter-totters that hung across the U.S.-Mexico border wall.

Ronald Rael is an architect and artist whose work draws attention to the U.S.-Mexico border.

In 2019, he built a set of teeter-totters that hung in the balance on the border wall. He’s recently launched another project just across the border from Arizona in Nogales, Sonora. 

Aerial view of border wall teeter-totters
Rael San Fratello Studio
In 2019, artist Ronald Rael built a set of teeter-totters that hung across the U.S.-Mexico border wall.

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