MR. WASH
ART IN THE TIME OF
CRIMINAL JUSTICE

In 1997 Wash was given a life sentence. 21 years later, he was freed by President Obama. In that time he taught himself how to paint, crafting thousands upon thousands of incredible images in prison. He helped bring inmates' families together on canvas when it wasn't possible in real life. Click here to read the full story.

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DIRECTORS Marisa Aveling & Sean Mattison
EDITOR Winnie Cheung