Untitled (Big Sneeze)

Creator

Andreas Welin

Rights Holder

@welinoo on Instagram

Title

Untitled (Big Sneeze)

Coverage

Copenhagen

Temporal Coverage

Denmark

Date

2020-03-16

Format

murals

Extent

1

Subject

sneeze; droplets; contagion; disease spread; social distancing

Contributor

Posted on the artist's Twitter account: https://www.instagram.com/p/B9zF2HPJ0Si/

Description

A tightly-cropped image of a woman caught mid-sneeze, expelling gigantic droplets. Given the position of the wall (perpendicular to the pedestrian pathway), the artist creates the illusion that the droplets are infecting people passing by. In this way, the viewer is called upon to reflect on the importance of social distancing,

Relation

HS

Publisher

Dr. Heather Shirey

Rights

@welinoo

Type

Still Image

Identifier

UAM-C-19_0073

Files

UAM-C19_0073.png

Citation

Andreas Welin, “Untitled (Big Sneeze),” Urban Art Mapping: Covid-19 Street Art , accessed February 26, 2021, https://covid19streetart.omeka.net/items/show/32.

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