prison art


​The Heartbreaking Stories Behind Prison Art

We talked to the ex-cons about how they found art behind bars.


How LGBTQ Prisoners Use Art to Survive Incarceration

At an exhibit of works by LGBTQ prisoners opening tonight called On the Inside, the stories of a twice-marginalized population are put front and center.


Boobs, Skulls, and Mickey Mouse: The Art of Hardened Mexican Prisoners

Paños are proof that even the most hardened criminals make their mothers hand-drawn cards on Mother's Day.