Say His Name, Justice for Floyd, and Save Our City graffiti on plywood of Bank of America, Uptown
2700 Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, MN, USA
"Say His Name," "Justice for Floyd," and "Save Our City" are spray painted in black and pink on the plywood boards of the Bank of America storefront. An "Arrest All Four" cardboard sign is adhered to the plywood.
Annie Vitale (photographer): email@example.com
Urban Art Mapping Research Project
George Perry Floyd (October 14, 1973 - May 25, 2020) was a 46-year-old Black American man who was murdered by former Minneapolis Police Officer Derek Chauvin after Chauvin knelt on Floyd’s neck for nearly 9 minutes in the Powderhorn neighborhood of Minneapolis, Minnesota on May 25, 2020. Floyd’s murder sparked an international movement for Black Lives Matter, the largest civil rights movement of the century. On March 12, 2021, the city of Minneapolis agreed to pay $27 million to settle a wrongful death lawsuit brought by Floyd's family. On June 25, 2021, Chauvin was sentenced to 22.5 years in prison for his crimes.