Say Their Names

Creator

Mari Hernandez

Title

Say Their Names

Coverage

Chicago Avenue, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA

Description

Painted on the street along Chicago Avenue, near the site of George Floyd's murder. This work consists of the names of other BIPOC who were killed by the police. The names are painted in simple block letters in a variety of colors. Names include:
George Floyd; Jamar Clark; Philando Castile; Tamir Rice; Eric Garner; Sandra Bland; Ahmaud Arbery; Breonna Taylor; Alton Sterling; Freddie Gray; Ralph Bell; Michael Brown; Laquan McDonald; Brian Quinones, Walter Scott; Trayvon Martin; John Crawford III; Steven Demarco Taylor; Terrance Franklin; Stephon Clark; Antwon Rose; Sean Reed; Ariane McCree; Darius Tarver; Devon Bailey; Larry Jackson Jr.; Nekeya Moody; Alfred Abuka Sanders; Phue Lee; Cordale Handy; Phil Quinn; Ezell Ford; Dante Parker; Tycel Nelson; George Mann; Akai Gurley; Michelle Cusseaux; Tanisha Anderson; Rumain Brisbbon; Matthew Ajibade; Isak AAden; Fong Lee; Jerame Reid; Frank Smart; Natasha McKenna; Anthony Hill; David McAAtee

Source

Lianna Matt McLernon, "This Minneapolis Street is a Growing List of People Killed by Police," Minnesota Monthly, June 8, 2020.

Rights

Mari Hernandez, artist
Lisa Keith, photographer

Publisher

Urban Art Mapping Research Project

Date

Contributor

HS

Identifier

UAM-GF_1718

Files

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Collection

Citation

Mari Hernandez, “Say Their Names,” George Floyd & Anti-Racist Street Art , accessed April 17, 2021, https://georgefloydstreetart.omeka.net/items/show/1718.

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