Kadir Nelson “Say Their Names” Cover for New Yorker Magazine

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If you’re still unaware of the work of talented artist Kadir Nelson, you won’t be for long. For years now, the Los Angeles artist has impressed with his paintings, illustrations, magazine covers and many beautifully illustrated, award-winning children’s books. Now take a look at his powerful newest piece, Say Their Names, created for the cover of the June 22, 2020 issue of The New Yorker Magazine. Read more

Banksy Posts New Painting In Support Of Protests Against Racism

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British street artist Banksy posted a new artwork on his Instagram account today along with some written words in support of the protests in the U.S. and all around the world demanding sweeping police reform and an end to racism. Read more

Artist Jammie Holmes Takes To The Skies for Justice

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In response to the recent murder of George Floyd by Minneapolis Police, artist Jammie Holmes initiated a potent public demonstration that extended across 5 cities. On Saturday, May 30 between the hours of 11:30 am and 9pm Eastern time, Airplanes with banners presenting Floyd’s final words flew above Detroit, Miami, Dallas, LA and NY connecting these places across the U.S. in a national protest supporting Minneapolis against police brutality within the African American community.⁠⠀ Read more

Pictures of A City in Pain. Los Angeles Protests & Riots Caught In Photos.

Harina Yacob 26, quotes George Floyd’s plaintive plea on her face mask in Los Angeles. Photo by Jason Armond

The riots that have been occurring all over this country in the past 48+ hours should come as no surprise given both recent and old events. Add to hundreds of years of mistreatment four months of being quarantined and it’s no wonder we’ve reached a tipping point. A necessary one at that. Read more