Political Statements and Structural Critique

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Political Statements and Structural Critique

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Works in this collection address systemic racism and the path to justice. This collection includes a wide range of imagery, with anti-cop messages being extremely significant.

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They can't cage our rage
Wheatpaste poster stating "they can't cage our rage", "become ungovernable" and "abolish everything", The poster features imagery of a the barricades downtown during the trail of Derek Chauin. The poster claims that the anger and hurt felt by the…

They can't cage our rage
Wheatpaste poster stating "they can't cage our rage", "become ungovernable" and "abolish everything", The poster features imagery of a the barricades downtown during the trail of Derek Chauin. The poster claims that the anger and hurt felt by the…

Fuck off: Patriotism, Nationalism, Homophobia, Sexism & Racism
The composition of this piece includes a spray-painted skull figure in a bear suit with a speech bubble that says, “Fuck off: Patriotism, Nationalism, Homophobia, Sexism & Racism”. There are multiple tags that have been added to this piece and…

BLM Cop Car: A Riot is the Language of the Unheard
This piece features a white cop car that is on fire, the front of the vehicle includes a quote by Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. that reads “A Riot is the Language of the Unheard.” The license plate of the car says BLM and the background is of…

Anatomy of The Police Sticker
A sticker with a parody of the cuts of meat on a pig representing the various aspects that make up police corruption. It is difficult to tell if the sections were placed in order of importance or just placed where the artist felt they fit.

Resist Sticker
A black rectangular sticker with faint pink capital letters spelling “Resist”. The sticker is located on a stop light pole.

Resist Sticker
A black rectangular sticker with faint pink capital letters spelling “Resist”. The sticker is located on a stop light pole.

First Amendment Sticker
A black and white sticker featuring the following quote on a white background over a crowd of protesters with their fists raised reading:
“Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof;…

First Amendment Sticker
A black and white sticker featuring the following quote on a white background over a crowd of protesters with their fists raised reading:
“Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof;…

“Fuck 12” Graffiti
Graffiti reading “Fuck 12” possibly in sharpie on an electrical pole box. The phrase “Fuck 12” is another way of saying “fuck the police”. The “12” is slang for police. The origin of the phrase varies from coming from the Black community in Atlanta,…
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