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  • Collection: Battling the Virus: Didactic Imagery

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Stenciled writing on a concrete post reading "África não é laboratório" and "lave as mãos." ("Africa is not a testing lab" and "wash your hands"). Other stencils include additional didactic phrases such as "Sempre que tossir ou espirrar cubra a boca…

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This image depicts a soldier holding and aiming a vaccination syringe in place of a grenade launcher. The word "Aguja" is written above the image, which means "needle" in Spanish.

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A green man with his head tilted down is dramatically pulling his face mask into place. To the upper left of the image are the words "From Zero To Hero", and to the lower left are the words "Always Carry The Mask".

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"Beware of Covid-19" is spray-painted in yellow and red on the side of a wall.

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"Artistic representation of a trend that pissed off a generation forced to look at itself." -Jilly Ballistic. The drawing of the cleaning product is titled "boomer remover." This represents a sanitizing of society through COVID-19.

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A man in full hazmat gear, including rubber suit and gas mask, holds up a beer with the title Cheers behind him. This painting is a humorous reference to the similarities between Corona beer and the coronavirus in terms of the name. This also…

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Mural Completed by the Group 'Imprint of Hope'
https://www.facebook.com/imprintofhope1/photos/3554372701276620

More about them here: https://www.bbc.com/news/world-middle-east-38768092

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A blue cat with five eyes and horns is joined by three ghosts. Text reads "Hey all U cool cats and kitten. Wash UR paws."

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A mural depicting a young man wearing a face mask. Text reads "Corona is real."

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A stencil of a coronavirus in orange, red, and black.

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On the left side of the panel, a caricature of a man with a mullet and backwards trucker's cap coughs, expelling large red viruses. There is a great deal of text in this panel, reading "COVID 19 "Tha Virus" Pandemic that infects the entire world ca't…

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"Covid Sucks" is written in white on a rock. The tittle of the "i" in "Covid" is a heart.

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A blue and yellow bird stands on top of a Covid-19 test.

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"Covid" is drawn on a red brick wall in chalk. Underneath, there are Covid virus balls.

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COVID-19 QRF featuring Meeko raccoon from the movie Pocahontas
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Note that raccoon is nearly an anagram for corona and the creatures wear masks and wash their hands.

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A gray shark wearing a medical mask spray-painted on a wall. Text to the right of the shark reads ‘DISOBEY’.

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A retro image of a girl wearing a dress with a Peter Pan collar. She wears a face mask and holds a sign reading "Do Your Part Stay Apart" with hearts.

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Street art paste up of West Village Oulaws (mugshot) with masks covering their mouths

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This is a powerful image of a priest kneeling and confessing to a masked healthcare worker. This image bears the hashtag #fearandsalvation
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