BLACK LIVES MATTER : SILENCE EQUALS VIOLENCE | WisCommunity
Justice for George Floyd painting

What does Freedom mean? What does equality mean? These pieces all discuss freedom, oppression, and equality in stark terms. They make the invisible visible. Art shows us the localized diversity and multiracial nature of the Black Lives Matter Movement. This show also shows us the strength of democracy, and how much we yearn for it.

In this time of Civil Rights 2.0, local, leaderless movements for equality emerge, morph, and adapt. What was started by three queer women has become an international movement for equal treatment under law, equal rights, anti-discrimination, and bodily autonomy against the literal encroachment of corrupted governmental forces. It is literally fighting corruption in the streets.

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Dec 18 2020 (All day) to Jan 31 2021 (All day)