Browse Items (54 total)

  • Collection: Battling the Virus: Didactic Imagery

UAM-C19_0408.png
An image of a young boy holding a belt; text reads "Fica em casa" (translated as "Stay at home"). The boy wears pants and no shirt or belt.

Screen Shot 2021-03-20 at 11.45.40 AM.png
This is a powerful image of a priest kneeling and confessing to a masked healthcare worker. This image bears the hashtag #fearandsalvation

130299487_225509355609757_3514835337270378142_n.jpeg
Street art paste up of West Village Oulaws (mugshot) with masks covering their mouths

UAM-C19_0316.png
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.

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

125526366_210228313805289_2664859508042872593_n.jpg
COVID-19 QRF featuring Meeko raccoon from the movie Pocahontas
32nd Hospital Center- Southwest Asia 2020
Note that raccoon is nearly an anagram for corona and the creatures wear masks and wash their hands.

UAM-C19_0101.png
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…

UAM-C19_0189.png
A mural depicting a young man wearing a face mask. Text reads "Corona is real."

UAM-C19_0229.png
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."

133539397_3554372704609953_1742057227593146386_o.jpg
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

Covid19SA5.jpg
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…

UAM-C19_0148.png
"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.

Screen Shot 2021-03-22 at 8.53.17 AM.png
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.

IMG_8585.jpg
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…
Output Formats

atom, dc-rdf, dcmes-xml, json, omeka-xml, rss2