George Floyd mural, Portland, Maine

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Creator

Ryan Adams, Jason McDonald, Mike Rich

Title

George Floyd mural, Portland, Maine

Coverage

Portland, Maine, USA

Description

George Floyd's murder by police officers in Minneapolis, Minnesota on May 25, 2020 was filmed, and sparked a Black Lives Matter movement across the nation. In Portland, Floyd was memorialized with a large mural on the side of Aura Club on Center Street.

Portland artists Ryan Adams, Jason McDonald and Mike Rich painted the mural during June 2020, which includes the words “Again We Rise” along with the names of Black people who have been killed by police officers over the years across the United States.

Rights

Kathy Amoroso, photographer
Ryan Adams, Jason McDonald, Mike Rich, artists

Publisher

Urban Art Mapping Research Project

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Contributor

HS

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