Covid 19 "Tha Virus"

Creator

James Hardy/Smokey Devil/Smokey D

Title

Covid 19 "Tha Virus"

Coverage

Vancouver

Temporal Coverage

Canada

Date Created

2020-04-07

Date

2020-04-07

Format

murals

Extent

1

Subject

public service announcement; didactic; hand washing; social distancing; stay home; lockdown; virus; cough; statistics

Contributor

https://www.theartnewspaper.com/news/vancouver-street-artists-provide-coronavirus-advice-to-canada-s-most-vulnerable-communities?fbclid=IwAR0dFGUJBTPesdtaheScX_iGqVv4NPBqWNfhmTNwbHn5P3xQC7tjytXc82A

Source

Downtown Eastside neighborhood; partnership with city of Vancouver

Description

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 stop it, but we slow it and flatten tha curve. Stay in, stay home, safe an connected from a distance. Wash your hands 10 times a day an please stop touching yo face!! It may seem surreal but its not--Love to all Smokey April 2020. World Death Count 44156 Confirmed 883225 Recovered 189377

Relation

HS

Publisher

Dr. Heather Shirey

Rights

https://www.theartnewspaper.com/news/vancouver-street-artists-provide-coronavirus-advice-to-canada-s-most-vulnerable-communities?fbclid=IwAR0dFGUJBTPesdtaheScX_iGqVv4NPBqWNfhmTNwbHn5P3xQC7tjytXc82A

Type

Still Image

Identifier

UAM-C19_0101

Files

UAM-C19_0101.png

Citation

James Hardy/Smokey Devil/Smokey D, “Covid 19 "Tha Virus",” Urban Art Mapping: Covid-19 Street Art , accessed February 24, 2021, https://covid19streetart.omeka.net/items/show/98.

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