Untitled (Healthcare workers and Grim Reaper with virus between them)

Creator

Zayar Hnaung, Ja Sai, and Naw Htun Aung

Title

Untitled (Healthcare workers and Grim Reaper with virus between them)

Coverage

Myitkyina

Spatial Coverage

Kachin State

Temporal Coverage

Myanmar

Date

2020-04-03

Format

murals

Extent

1

Subject

face masks; virus; healthcare workers; didactic

Contributor

Article in Human Rights Watch: https://www.hrw.org/news/2020/04/08/myanmar-3-charged-covid-19-street-art#

Source

Criminal charges were filed against these three artists for insulting the Buddhist religion.
street art

Description

Street art on the side of a building showing healthcare workers and the Grim Reaper with the virus between them.

Relation

CD

Publisher

Dr. Heather Shirey, Dr. Mike Klein, students in the Spring 2020 honors seminar, and students in the street art SOLV project

Rights

Image: Screenshot of the mural painted by three artists charged with insulting religion in Myitkyina, Kachin State, Myanmar (undated). (c) 2020 Myitkyina News Journal

Language

English

Type

Still Image

Identifier

UAM-C19_0002

Files

UAM-C19_0002.png

Citation

Zayar Hnaung, Ja Sai, and Naw Htun Aung, “Untitled (Healthcare workers and Grim Reaper with virus between them),” Urban Art Mapping: Covid-19 Street Art , accessed January 19, 2021, https://covid19streetart.omeka.net/items/show/3.

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