George Floyd Square

Title

George Floyd Square

Description

This collection of images documents a George Floyd Square in Minneapolis over the course of time, including graffiti, wheatpaste posters, stickers, murals, and spontaneous memorials.

Collection Items

R.I.P. Imez Wright
A mural painted on pavement has been painted. It read "R.I.P. Imez Wright" in yellow. The background of the mural has been painted red, green, and black. Offerings have been laid on the mural.

Gang Lives Matter Flower Box
A flower box has been painted with "gang lives matter" and "beloved" on each leg. The flower box is brightly colored.

Moved Barriers in George Floyd Square
Barriers that once surrounded George Floyd Square have been moved by city officials 6/3/21 and arranged by citizens. The mural by Peyton Scott Russel is visible.

R.I.P. Imez Wright
A memorial to Imez Wright in George Floyd Square. A Pan-African flag is painted on the street with "R.I.P. Imez Wright" written in cursive yellow lettering painted over it. Bouquets of flowers are laid on the painting.

Barrier In Front of George Floyd Mural
Concrete barrier in front of the George Floyd mural in front of Cup Foods. Behind the barriers are a black and white mural of George Floyd, raised flower beds, and flower bouquets.

Barrier Around George Floyd Mural
Concrete barrier surrounding the George Floyd mural on the side of Cup Foods.

Justice for Daunte Wright at George Floyd Memorial
Green and red text reading "Justice for Daunte Wright" on the pavement outside of Cup Foods.

A sad day
Graffiti on a red post reading "A sad day that should never happen" in black letters.

Anger is an energy
Black graffiti on a red post reading "anger is an energy."

Yes I'm Black but I'm not a Killer
The phrase "Yes I'm Black but I'm not a Killer" written in red on a crosswalk among other faded words.
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