Defund the Police

Title

Defund the Police

Coverage

Henry Street side of Madison Museum of Contemporary Art, 251 State St, Madison, WI 53703

Description

This work includes are cartoon depiction of a uniformed Minneapolis police officer carrying a baton, he is wearing a helmet that says “M.P.D.” and sunglasses that reflect a fire. The character stands over a fire and in the smoke above the fire the words spell out “Defund the Police.” The work is outlined in barbed wire and in the top right corner is a cartoon depiction of the sun that has been beaten, with band-aids covering its half-smiling face. The rays of the sun have been replaced with police batons.

Rights

Photo credit: Andy Townsend

Publisher

Urban Art Mapping Research Project

Date

Contributor

MM

Identifier

UAM-GF_2120

Original Format

Spray paint on plywood

Files

Madison Museum of contemporary art.jpg

Collection

Citation

“Defund the Police,” George Floyd & Anti-Racist Street Art , accessed May 5, 2021, https://georgefloydstreetart.omeka.net/items/show/2120.

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