Around the world, street artists are using their skills to pay tribute to George Floyd. As Floyd’s senseless death continues to fuel protests calling for an end to racism and police brutality, painted memorials for the 46-year-old have sprung up around the globe. These artists are picking up their spray cans and paintbrushes to lend their voices to the Black Lives Matter movement, often incorporating the names of other black victims of police violence.
In Minneapolis, five artists are using their skills to help ensure that George Floyd will not be forgotten.
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Following the tragic and unjust murder of George Floyd in Minneapolis, crowds of people across America and beyond have been taking part in protests. For the most part, the demonstrations have been peaceful, but in Texas, Governor Greg Abbott declared a state of disaster on Sunday after a weekend of violent protests and chaotic unrest.
In Fort Worth, Texas, there’s a mother-daughter duo painting the streets with incredible, three-dimensional drawings.
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When your car brakes make a weird sound or your refrigerator is leaking, it’s commonplace to turn to your father to lend a hand with these home and auto repairs. Many dads are seen as handy men by their kids, on-call 24/7 for their unexpected challenges whenever something breaks down. Yet, not everyone is fortunate enough to have such a guiding light on speed dial.
Floral designer Lewis Miller crafts massive pop-up flower arrangements that occupy New York City streets.
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For one young girl, time in quarantine hasn’t slowed her ambitions or her desire to help others. Ten-year-old Chelsea Phaire has been keeping herself busy by shipping over 1,500 art kits to homeless shelters, schools affected by gun violence, women’s shelters, and foster care homes since the pandemic began. Charity has long been a passion for Chelsea, so it’s no surprise that she’s dedicating her time to brightening the days of other children.
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