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  • Collection: Say Their Names

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A plywood board painted with a white base coat covers a window of George Parks High School. Stylized, blocky letters spell out the message:

"JUSTICE 4
RALPH BELL
GEORGE FLOYD
AHMAUD ARBERY
BREONNA TAYLOR

THE YOUTH ARE WATCHIN'. "


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The boards around the door have been painted colorfully and have messages written in stylized fonts.

Clockwise around the door bottom left to bottom right:
A blue fist with yellow radiating lines. "STOP Taking Black Lives #saytheirnames "…

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A poster showing a butterfly with text. Assembled from cutout letters, the text reads "REST IN PEACE AND POWER -- THE WORLD WILL KNOW YOUR NAMES". The names, which are lettered along the wings of the butterfly, are George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, David…

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A mural made of three plywood panels. Each of the three panels honors a victim of racism/police brutality and has a silhouette in their likeness with a halo. The silhouettes are surrounded by colorful butterflies.

From left to right we have:…

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Monumental, wall-sized portraits of George Floyd and Breonna Taylor, both depicted with an unflinching and powerful gaze.

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"Say Her Name" painted in enormous yellow block letters on the street.

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Portraits of Breonna Taylor and Michael Brown pasted onto plywood. The names Breonna Taylor and Michael Brown are next to the respective portraits and "Say their names" appears below them Yellow tape with the words "there is a line you do not cross"…

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Caricature image of George Floyd with his hands together in front of his mouth, kneeling with his eyes shut tight. Behind him is "SAY HIS NAME" in blue and red.

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Wildstyle throw-up with "SAY" in red and pink, "HIS" in blue block lettering, and "NAME" in white and dark blue. Red splatter at the top looks like blood, and a brown "RIP" accents the brown background at the bottom.

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Red spray-painted text, "How Many More?" and "Black Lives Matter." The plywood is covered in the names of those killed by police.
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