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A series of hearts, each painted to represent one casualty of Covid-19 in the UK.

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A painting of the Mona Lisa wearing gloves and a mask and carrying hand sanitizer. A striking image utilizing familiar imagery, taking on additional significance in the context of spiking infections in India.

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The words Capitalism is the Virus painted on an abandoned restaurant in New Orleans. New Orleans has suffered from multiple disasters and has faced significant struggles; covid-19 certainly posed new challenges.

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A sentence reading ‘alone / very alone / very very alone’ spray painted on a white wall. The letters were applied using a stencil in dark blue paint.

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Mixed media painting of an astronaut painted on a stop sign. The helmet reads 'I NEED SPACE.' The left armband reads 'BACK UP' and the right 'SIX FEET.' A small circular sticker on the right side of the astronaut's chest reads 'SPACE FORCE.'

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A wheatpaste of Saint Anthony of Padua, dressed in his traditional priest's cloak and bald head. In one hand, Saint Anthony holds an oversized syringe full of red liquid that says "Pfizer" on the side. The other hand has an outstretched middle finger…

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A large mural that spans 6 stories of a tall building. The mural depicts a young blonde girl with arms outstretched behind her, appearing to take a big breath. Behind her is a depiction of lungs in green and blue colors. Surrounding the image are a…

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On a blue/black backdrop painted as a celestial sky, a large skeleton head and hand are painted in vividly colored shading and detail. The skeleton's hand is opening toward a coronavirus image. The skeleton appears to be looking at the virus with…

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A painting of the personification of death, or the "grim reaper." Death holds a scythe in one hand and a surf board in the other. The entire painting is blank, except for the front tip of the surf board, which is orange. The artist's description…

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Dolly Parton is depicted in the guise of the nurse from the album cover for Blink-182's album 'Enema of the State.' Dolly Parton famously helped fund the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine and also made national news when she went on camera to get vaccinated,…

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This appears to have started as a street art piece depicting a medical professional aiming a vaccine syringe at the coronavirus that causes Covid-19. It was subsequently subject to graffiti, some of which has been buffed out. The word "SURVIVAL" is…

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This is simple white spray-painted graffiti on a bridge support in Rotherham, England. It reads, "COVID IS A HOAX Fuck BORRIS." The United Kingdom prime minister Boris Johnson is the target of this message, although his name is misspelled.

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This is a simple spraypainted graffiti phrase on a public works barrier that reads, "COVID VAXX = 666." This references a belief circulating among some evangelical Christians that covid vaccines are the work of Satan.

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This government sign at Assiniboine Forest in Winnipeg, Manitoba has been modified by graffiti. The original sign read,
BE SAFE STAY 2M APART
NO GROUPS OVER [obscured] PEOPLE
PLEASE SOCIAL DISTANCE.

The modified version reads,
BE HUMAN…

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'I GOT MY COVID-19 VACCINE #kenoshot' on a circular purple sticker.

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Two purple stickers. The sticker on top depicts two people hugging. 'THE PANDEMIC ISN'T OVER YET!' 'Wear a mask, stay safe, and get a vaccine when eligible so we can hug again!'. The sticker below depicts a rainbow-colored mask. 'Do you believe in…

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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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Brightly colored letters spell out "Spread the Love Not the Virus". A fairly simple message, conveying both anti-hatred and anti-viral sentiments. Spread the love is a phrase that originated before the Covid-19 pandemic and combines well with a…

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Three sketchily drawn figures, each representing a nurse or doctor, drawn in Nathan Bowen's trademark style. Painted on a billboard at the Blackwall Tunnel in collaboration with billboardmediauk. It reminds people about the hard working health care…

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This piece depicts a crowd of animals protesting the growing agitation against Covid-19 lockdowns in the United Kingdom. Lead by a monkey yelling through a megaphone, a rhinoceros holds a sign that says "Long Live the Lockdown!," while a polar bear…
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