Memorials can also be built to prevent tragedies that have not occurred yet. In September 2015, neighbors, citizens and NGO's, created the #AsíNo movement to stop the Mexico City government from privatizing an important avenue.
This is an animated video I created to explain the problems of the Chapultepec Corridor project, as well as an invitation to help build the Memorial to the City.
Stills from the animated video I used to invite citizens to help me build the Memorial to the City.
Citizens write on ribbons their wishes for a more democratic city, where government always participates with them in major policy decisions, where public space will not be privatized.
The complete 120m long Memorial structure, flowing with ribbons and desires to prevent the tragedy of living in a privatized city.