Migrant Detention Radio (2021)
This is an ongoing collaboration with historian Jessica Ordaz and technologist August Black. Migrant Detention Radio is a site-specific radio broadcasting project that converses around migrant carceral facilities.
The Foundations of Detention (2020)
This is a multimedia user-generated content online repository and map for visualizing the effects of ICE (Immigration and Customs Enforcement) on undocumented migrant communities. The website provides accessible and updated information about all the current and past locations of carceral facilities.
2021 – Fellowship Media Archaeology Lab CU Boulder
2015 – PECDA Nuevo León, Mexico
2014 – FONCA Jovenes Creadores
2012 – Fulbright-Garcia Robles
Ortiz, Eliseo and Karimi, Nilufar: Loom 2021. “Abecedarian After Border Speeches.” Poetry Magazine. Accessed September 6, 2022. https://www.poetryfoundation.org/poetrymagazine/poems/156544/abecedarian-after-border-speeches
Ortiz, Eliseo and Karimi, Nilufar: Loom. 2021. “Every tongue, that wound my heart.” The New River: A Journal of Digital Art and Literature. Accessed September 6, 2022. https://thenewriver.us/every-tongue/
Ortiz, Eliseo. 2021. “How many euphemisms for prison are there?” You Are here: the journal of creative geography. Accessed September 6, 2022. https://youareheregeography.com/bordered-bodies-immobile-bodies/how-many-euphemisms-for-prison-are-there/
Ortiz, Eliseo. 2020. “Guess who did the crime? : The Facial Composite Game.” InVisible Culture: An Electronic Journal for Visual Culture. Accessed September 6, 2022. https://ivc.lib.rochester.edu/guess-who-did-the-crime-the-facial-composite-game/