El Cerro is a community that was initially founded by workers of a now defunct coffee plantation. More recently, it has developed a reputation as an area of high crime and prevalent drug use and trafficking. Chemi Rosado-Seijo has implemented an extensive plan for painting the houses within the community a variety of colours to match the surrounding mountains; in doing so, he has altered the area both cosmetically and socially.
Formulate new relations in the social context.
The exchange of knowledge between people that normally wouldnâ€™t share knowledge. It generated an open community for other artistic or social projects,
activities and workshops.