Black Lives Matter Memorial Fence

Title

Black Lives Matter Memorial Fence

Coverage

Washington DC

Description

This collection includes documentation by Nadine Seiler on and around the Black Lives Matter Memorial Fence in Washington D.C. This fence served as a site of protest from the summer of 2020 through January 2021.

Collection Items

Black House Autonomous Zone
This representation of the Black House Autonomous Zone consists of houses placed in a large circle. The houses appear to be made of stone.

Sashay Away
Sashay Away (Indictment Day Jan 21)

On the temporary chain metal fence surrounding Lafayette Park in front of the White House in Washington, DC. November 20th, two weeks from the Saturday Joe Biden was declared winner of the 2020 election.

Bye Loser
Bye Loser sign with distinctive hair over the "o," referencing Donald Trump.

On the temporary chain metal fence surrounding Lafayette Park in front of the White House in Washington, DC. November 20th, two weeks from the Saturday Joe Biden was…

A recount just means Trump lost twice
A sign reading "A recount just means Trump lost twice"

On the temporary chain metal fence surrounding Lafayette Park in front of the White House in Washington, DC. November 20th, two weeks from the Saturday Joe Biden was declared winner of the…

"A Black Woman Did It First" #RespectMeBitch
A sign reading "A Black Women Did It First" located on the temporary chain metal fence surrounding Lafayette Park in front of the White House in Washington, DC. November 20th, two weeks from the Saturday Joe Biden was declared winner of the 2020…

Various protest signs on the temporary walkway near the White House
Handmade posters cover the inside of the temporary, wooden walkway along H Street, NW in front of Lafayette Park and the White House in Washington, DC.

Messages read "Racism is a pandemic too," and "Can't trust a kneeling cop either," and more.…

No Murder
A black sign reads "No Justice No Peace No Murder." The "N" is in red, yellow, and green.

Fuck The Police
"Fuck The Police" is written next to a pink pig with a red circle and line around it.

Don't Forget The Black Women
"Don't Forget The Black Women" is written on a cardboard sign.

I Can't Breathe
"I Can't Breathe" is written around a drawing of George Floyd.
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