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A Mural of A Movement: Jonah Jackson

A Mural of A Movement: Jonah Jackson

A short story of creating a mural of a movement. On February 6th, 2020, Houston-born, LA-based artist Jonah Elijah and a team of artists created a mural dedicated to the movement of saving and protecting black lives. The mural featured “Black Lives Matter” and a painted jersey of George Floyd, who was a victim of police violence in June of 2020, in front of Jack Yates High School in the 3rd Ward. Making A Mural Of A Movement – Jonah Elijah Filmed by Badir McCleary of ArtAboveReality. Music: Beautiful Emotive Piano – Memories by Jorge Méndez 4K.

The Houston Skyline from the 3rd Ward Neighborhood
Black Lives Matter Mural in progress at Jack Yates High School in 3rd Ward, Houston, TX
Black Lives Matter Mural in progress at Jack Yates High School in 3rd Ward, Houston, TX

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