My favorite art! One of the "Meninos de Açucar" or "Crianças de Açúcar" - by Vik Muniz from Brazil. This series depicts children of workers cane plantations in the Caribbean, showing the paradox of sugar sweetness with the bitterness of their lives.
"Little Calist Can't Swim", 1996, Vik Muniz, gelatin silver print, sheet: 14 x 11 in. (35.6 x 27.9 cm.), Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase made possible by the Horace W. Goldsmith Foundation, 1998.31.3