Art & Activism

Ferguson, MO // 2014 - There is an outcry of the social injustice that persists in US urban neighborhoods. From Oakland to New York, the tragedy of Michael Brown was a breaking point in 2014, especially for the Ferguson community. The artwork series below uses symbolism as a way to discuss police brutality, social injustice, militarization of police, and the influence of media.

 
  Ferguson 1 of 4  // ~7x5in // Media: kraft paper, graphite, markers, textured papers, & textured paper patterns

Ferguson 1 of 4 // ~7x5in // Media: kraft paper, graphite, markers, textured papers, & textured paper patterns

 
  Ferguson 2 of 4  // 7x5in // Media: watercolor, graphite, and newspaper print

Ferguson 2 of 4 // 7x5in // Media: watercolor, graphite, and newspaper print

 
  Ferguson 3 of 4  // 5x7in // Media: kraft paper, newsprint, & graphite

Ferguson 3 of 4 // 5x7in // Media: kraft paper, newsprint, & graphite

 
  Ferguson 4 of 4  // 8x6in // Media: permanent markers and graphite over coldpress paper and cardboard

Ferguson 4 of 4 // 8x6in // Media: permanent markers and graphite over coldpress paper and cardboard