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On the Wings of Change by Diosa (Jasmina Cazacu) located on the 33 E. Ida B Wells building, honors the work of Chicago suffragists in obtaining the right to vote. Through portraiture, this mural ensures that the stories of women’s activism are told…

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Building on a body of work artist Pamela Council refers to as ‘Fountains for Black Joy,’ A Fountain for Survivors is an 18-foot tall carapace, adorned with a handmade mosaic of thousands of acrylic fingernails in a variety of vibrant colors. This…

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The memorial "Block der Frauen" (Block of Women) shows protesting and mourning women, with an inscription that reads: "The strength of civil disobedience, the vigour of love overcomes the violence of dictatorship; Give us our men back; Women were…

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On October 3, 2021 from 2-9 pm EST, local Wide Awakes, area residents, and others gathered in Gowanus, Brooklyn, NY for the Wide Awakes Day Block Party. The event consisted of live performances, community crafting, art installations, dancing, and…

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Description from Minneapolis Parks and Recreation Board "The Memorial is consists of several key elements: Three Monuments, The Circle, and the Landscape. Three Monuments: The base of each column is made of grey textured concrete representing the…

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Initiated by artist Marisa Morán Jahn with the National Domestic Workers Alliance (NDWA), the CareForce is an ongoing project amplifying the voices of America’s fastest growing workforce — caregivers. The CareForce consists of two mobile studios…

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This garden is inspired by ethnobotanical heritage of Bosnia and Hercegovina and herbal medicine practiced by traditional women in the region. Two days before Potter left for a Fulbright in Bosnia in 2015, she found letters her grandmother and she…

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"Mother’s Right is an installation and performance piece about the United States high maternal mortality rate and postpartum PTSD. America is the most expensive and the most dangerous place in the developed world to have a baby. Black women are…

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"On Thursday, October 28, 2021, activists welcomed world leaders to COP26 with a field of climate fire in George Square, Glasgow G2 1DH. The group symbolically set George Square 'on fire' with an art installation. A giant banner reading 'COP26: End…

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The KC Art on the Block: A Black Lives Matter Project, organized by Kansas City in partnership with the local NAACP chapter and Urban League of Greater Kansas City, engaged local artists and community members in the creation of six namesake street…
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