Coronavirus has affected the whole world. People are anxious, and the streets are empty. Well, almost empty. When it comes to the streets, you can only expect one group to roam and stay loyal to them, and they are the street artists. The explanation’s quite simple: even in more peaceful times, these rogues are no strangers to risks, such as the law, and now it’s no different. Also, they wore facemasks before it was “cool.” In times where all the galleries and museums are closed, the streets have become the canvas for public imagination. Let’s take a look at how street artists around the world have interpreted the situation.

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#1

Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Artist: Fake

Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Artist: Fake

Fake says to have painted this “Super Nurse” as an ode to all healthcare professionals around the world.

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Haleema
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5 months ago

The doctors and nurses have always been the superheroes .

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#2

Copenhagen, Denmark. Artist: Welinoo

Copenhagen, Denmark. Artist: Welinoo

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Fruzsina Sinka
Community Member
5 months ago

wow this is freakin good in so many ways

Jim Kang
Community Member
5 months ago

‘Cept he’s kinda insultin’ shrek.

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Monika Soffronow
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5 months ago

Covfefe-19! LOL

Aragorn II Elessar
Community Member
5 months ago

Despite the negative press covfefe-19

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Paula Swanson
Community Member
5 months ago

Why do other Nations think Trump is responsible for the Virus?

Ojberretta Berretta
Community Member
5 months ago

they just hate trump if he says air is nice to breathe they gon hate on air too

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Why?
Community Member
5 months ago

Green is the new orange.

Ojberretta Berretta
Community Member
5 months ago

virus comes from china....lets bash trump....lmao trump derangement syndrome is real

Miguel Ángel
Community Member
5 months ago

As real as stupid white trash loving him

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Sherri Cimoch
Community Member
5 months ago

Not Cool.

Karin Love
Community Member
5 months ago

Oh boohoo! Trump owns this in the US. Deal with it.

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Vic Bernardo
Community Member
5 months ago

Shoudn't this be Xi Jinping?

Wilson K
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5 months ago

TDS

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Knoet 2007
Community Member
5 months ago

rude

Linda D
Community Member
5 months ago

Bored Panda, your TDS is showing.

Miguel Ángel
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5 months ago

As your redneckness.

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Peter Bear
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5 months ago

He's certainly been a plague on all of us, and that was before he fumbled everything in this crisis.

Michael Mattei
Community Member
5 months ago

You might want to get a couple other sources for your information besides ComminDreams and The NYT.

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Mickey T
Community Member
5 months ago

Wow... so good I'm scared.

JJM
Community Member
5 months ago

This is a true likeness.

Kevin Donegan
Community Member
5 months ago

tRumpandemic 2020!

Avrumeleh B
Community Member
5 months ago

Another...but this time artistic...example of Trump Derangement Syndrome

Patrick Shore
Community Member
5 months ago

this should be xi jinping without a shadow of doubt ! what wrong with you people ?! brain washed by fake news new world order

Ojberretta Berretta
Community Member
5 months ago

leader of the COMMUNIST party in china Xi Jinping lies about coronavirus.....european brainwashed by massmedia....lets bash trump for corona....lmao we live in clownworld

KT Trondsen
Community Member
5 months ago

Trump chose to ignore the threat of the coronavirus, calling it a hoax on live television, nothing more than a common cold. His lies and laziness has cost thousands of lives. So yes, he's a large part of the coronavirus spread

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Don Flynn
Community Member
5 months ago (edited)

tRump pandemic... Yes I know he didn't cause it but his complete failure as a leader and decent person is making it much worse, very much worse, than it had to be. Lies and misinformation in times like this cause more pain, death, and heartache so yeah it's the tRump Pandemic.

okpkpkp
Community Member
5 months ago

Trumpovirus...

Better watch your language bud
Community Member
3 months ago

Trump doesn’t care about his country as long as he is in power he’s happy with what’s going on

Frieda Desert
Community Member
5 months ago

Super !

Terri Rowland
Community Member
5 months ago

This is the favourite one,, the orange idiot is definitely a virus, I hope someone can come up with a way of stopping his unbelievable destruction of not only the Americas (South and North) but he's even trying to spread his ways of how things should be into other countries. He's just a big headed business creep who knows nothing about compassion or humanity, a huge orange mess full of hot air and bullshit..

Sam T Godfrey
Community Member
5 months ago

Shouldn't that be orange?

Jackson Allinder
Community Member
5 months ago

trump, Shrek, and boomer remover

desert29rat
Community Member
5 months ago

Not bad, but it's too flattering.

kitty.boom
Community Member
5 months ago

Shrump

Animal lover❤
Community Member
5 months ago

It's shrek-coronavirus-trump!

NeverGoWoke
Community Member
5 months ago

Wow... that took me a minute...

Aurora Graham-Hayes
Community Member
3 months ago

hahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahaha lol

Kira K.
Community Member
4 months ago

no no no but his TEETH tho

Alexander Brior
Community Member
4 months ago

Shrek?!

Emmanuela Emmanuel
Community Member
4 months ago

I hate coronovirus because there so bad

Dawn Ours
Community Member
4 months ago

LOL Love it

Marlene Ricker
Community Member
5 months ago

Best picture of Trump I have ever seen!

Mike Weber
Community Member
5 months ago

🙄

Dorothy Cloud
Community Member
5 months ago

Sad & unjust.

Christina Uhlir
Community Member
5 months ago

The wrong color, should be orange.

Gilda
Community Member
5 months ago

Hehehe its shrump

⚞ Katniss Everdeen ⚟
Community Member
5 months ago

That's shreking amazing

Andy boi
Community Member
5 months ago

Wait this is just Trump Shrek with many ears

Hilary Cohen
Community Member
5 months ago

Talk about an ogre........

Steve Cruz
Community Member
5 months ago

President Donald Shrek-Virus

Falcon
Community Member
5 months ago

How is it that someone could be so stupid to put Trump there instead of Xi? Or is it simply Chinese propaganda?

Miguel Ángel
Community Member
5 months ago

Best part of this one are all the triggered magats.

Madison Lam
Community Member
5 months ago

i FELL out of my chair XDDD

Pieter Korremans
Community Member
5 months ago

wow, the lunatic orange man !

Mike Rodrick
Community Member
5 months ago

The resemblance is covfefe!

Ken Palma
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5 months ago

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Kelly Hartle
Community Member
5 months ago

This one deserves to go...viral.

nala simba
Community Member
5 months ago

This is Donald Trump!

Mark Serbian
Community Member
5 months ago

Really Good Work! Perhaps more than the guy is worth...

Annie Boggio Morisseau
Community Member
5 months ago

no comment!

A Pedersen
Community Member
5 months ago

Can I double tap?

Dave Bak
Community Member
5 months ago

the vrius is for the most plitician in the world in my opinion

Bonita
Community Member
5 months ago

? no idea what you said...

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TheDivineMs.M
Community Member
5 months ago

They HATE him in Denmark.

Heidi I
Community Member
5 months ago

Hating Trump does not mean one MUST love China, it just means one loves our fellow human beings more than we love money. Something apparently incomprehendable for a lot of Americans, despite being oh so religious, except when it comes to "loving thy neighbor"

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Sharon Ingram
Community Member
5 months ago

This is so wrong. This wasn't Trump's fault. This was China. China did this.

Well, I Tried
Community Member
4 months ago

It wasn't china's fault. It was just some random person who ate a bat. He/she just happened to be from China. If some American ate some weird food and a Chinese person said 'This was America. America did this' it would be a very different conversation

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Theherplover
Community Member
5 months ago

Shrektrump-19

Miss Cris
Community Member
5 months ago

Oh, he's VERY UGLY !!!

Barbara Stewart
Community Member
5 months ago

Looks like a green Trump

tavovi
Community Member
5 months ago

Very bad ..

Cold Contagious
Community Member
5 months ago

To right you are 💯😉

Vanities
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5 months ago

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I think Europeans hate Trump and love Xi because Xi reminds them of the good old days when their ancestors murdered 6 million Jews. (Yes, ALL of your ancestors were either part of it or watched. You only cared when Hitler invaded your countries, THEN you minded.) Xi is just a modern day Nazi. It would be terrible if the Americans spoiled all their fun like they did back in the 1940's

Well, I Tried
Community Member
4 months ago

I think Europeans hate trump because he's a horrible racist rude and stupid man who has a big group of 'trump followers' how are somehow able to conveniently forget all the sh*tty stuff he does

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Vanities
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5 months ago

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SO trump and not Xi...stupid.

Ma Mearns
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5 months ago

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Garbage!

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#3

Los Angeles, USA. Artist: Teachr1

Los Angeles, USA. Artist: Teachr1

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Haleema
Community Member
5 months ago

I still do not understand this obsession with toilet paper.

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#4

Barcelona, Spain. Artist: Tvboy

Barcelona, Spain. Artist: Tvboy

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Draco Malfoy
Community Member
5 months ago

I love it. Our guardian angels

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#5

Barcelona, Spain. Artist: Tvboy

Barcelona, Spain. Artist: Tvboy

“Divided We Stand, United We Fall.”

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Chris DiFonso
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5 months ago

Why use Uncle Sam in Spain?

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#6

Los Angeles, USA. Artist: Ponywave

Los Angeles, USA. Artist: Ponywave

From the artist's Instagram: "We all are going through this together. There is a reason which we will see after all. It’s time to look at ourselves. Take a look at what are we doing with the planet and our lifetime. Maybe we should change our priorities? Maybe we should slow down? Maybe we should take a look around and start respect our planet and all those with whom we share it? Maybe someone is trying to hide some changes? Or economic collapse? Maybe one more step to a new world order?"

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Miss Victoria
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5 months ago

I wish I could give two points; one extra for the message

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#7

Rio De Janeiro, Brazil. Artist: Aira Ocrespo

Rio De Janeiro, Brazil. Artist: Aira Ocrespo

Translation from Portuguese: "Bolsonaro's mask against the Coronavirus."

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Luisa Vasconcelos
Community Member
5 months ago

This one needs more up votes. Strong message and great work.

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#8

Berlin, Germany. Artist: EME Freethinker

Berlin, Germany. Artist: EME Freethinker

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Juniper
Community Member
5 months ago (edited)

Artist is EME Freethinker, its literally written next to it if the photographer would include the signature/tag in this photo.

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#9

Malmö, Sweden. Artist: Richard Juggins

Malmö, Sweden. Artist: Richard Juggins

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Guinny
Community Member
5 months ago

This is Gold

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#10

Pompei, Italy. Artist: Nello Petrucci

Pompei, Italy. Artist: Nello Petrucci

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Draco Malfoy
Community Member
5 months ago

I really hope that it wasn't someone else writing stay home and ruining the art.

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#11

Los Angeles, USA. Artist: Rasmus Balstrøm

Los Angeles, USA. Artist: Rasmus Balstrøm

Balstrøm who is originally from Denmark did this last mural before he had to flee the country.

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Monika Soffronow
Community Member
5 months ago

Wildfires and the black death combined. Dark and bleak at the same time. 2020 did not load correctly.

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#12

Los Angeles, USA. Artist: Corie Mattie

Los Angeles, USA. Artist: Corie Mattie

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SilverRozFox
Community Member
5 months ago

I love this one!!!

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#13

Jindbayne, Australia. Artist: N/A

Jindbayne, Australia. Artist: N/A

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Chris DiFonso
Community Member
5 months ago

I love this

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#14

Glasgow, UK. Artist: The Rebel Bear

Glasgow, UK. Artist: The Rebel Bear

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Draco Malfoy
Community Member
5 months ago

sad but true. We must work hard to break the chain

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#15

Mumbai, India. Artist: Tyler Street Art

Mumbai, India. Artist: Tyler Street Art

“Keep calm”

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Draco Malfoy
Community Member
5 months ago

and stay home

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#16

Warsaw, Poland

Warsaw, Poland

Translates to: Not every hero wears a cape. Thank you! (Translation credit: Draco Malfoy)

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Draco Malfoy
Community Member
5 months ago

Translates to: Not every hero wears a cape. Thank you! If I am not mistaken

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#17

Barcelona, Spain. Artist: Tvboy

Barcelona, Spain. Artist: Tvboy

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Linda Gonse
Community Member
5 months ago

It’s hand sanitizer they are holding.

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#18

Miami, USA. Artist: Sean “Hula” Yoro

Miami, USA. Artist: Sean “Hula” Yoro

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Why?
Community Member
5 months ago

Literally a wrecking ball!

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#19

Bristol, UK. Artist: Angus

Bristol, UK. Artist: Angus

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Daria B
Community Member
5 months ago (edited)

From plumber to doctor. Mario did a great job marrying a princess. ♡ (btw, this joke pokes fun on the stereotypes, no judgement, both plumbers and doctors are great heroes)

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#20

New York, USA. Artist: Crkshnk

New York, USA. Artist: Crkshnk

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Colin L
Community Member
5 months ago

Denial for months certainly didn't help keep people safe, and now they deny that they were denialists.... a familiar pattern for this administration.

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#21

London, UK. Artist: Pegaus

London, UK. Artist: Pegaus

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Beatrice Beladi
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5 months ago

artist is Pegaus

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#22

Tartu, Estonia. Artist: Princess Täna

Tartu, Estonia. Artist: Princess Täna

“Living in a bubble. Just to be more ironic, a soap bubble.”

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Bean59
Community Member
5 months ago

ooh cool artist name

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#23

New York, USA. Artist: Jason Naylor

New York, USA. Artist: Jason Naylor

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Haleema
Community Member
5 months ago

I love this one .

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#24

Los Angeles, USA. Artist: Jeremy Novy

Los Angeles, USA. Artist: Jeremy Novy

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Sue Prewitt
Community Member
5 months ago

Not forever <3

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#25

Bryne, Norway. Artist: Pøbel

Bryne, Norway. Artist: Pøbel

“In these challenging times, I hope this piece can be a positive contribution and spread some joy. Be safe and take care of one another.”

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Luisa Vasconcelos
Community Member
5 months ago

I like that is a aged person in the picture. Make the statement strong.

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#26

Melbourne, Australia. Artist: Lush Sux

Melbourne, Australia. Artist: Lush Sux

Translation from Chinese - “Nothing to see, carry on.”

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NeverGoWoke
Community Member
5 months ago

😔

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#27

Bristol, UK. Artist: John D'oh

Bristol, UK. Artist: John D'oh

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Magpie
Community Member
5 months ago

Try saying "Safe at home." Not stuck at home.

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#28

Dublin, Ireland. Artist: Subset Collective

Dublin, Ireland. Artist: Subset Collective

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Perfumista Perfumista
Community Member
5 months ago

Not sure I want Corona to look that attractive

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#29

Bristol, UK. Artist: John D'oh

Bristol, UK. Artist: John D'oh

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Tom Riddle
Community Member
5 months ago

lol

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#30

United Kingdom. Artist: Gnasher

United Kingdom. Artist: Gnasher

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Guinny
Community Member
5 months ago

corona EXTRA

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#31

Glasgow, UK. Artist: The Rebel Bear

Glasgow, UK. Artist: The Rebel Bear

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Autumn Quigley
Community Member
5 months ago

oh no they didnt

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#32

Los Angeles, USA. Artist: Ruben Rojas

Los Angeles, USA. Artist: Ruben Rojas

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Miss Victoria
Community Member
5 months ago

you could have added some love on the brick wall ... ('cause it cannot be quarantined)

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#33

Copenhagen. Denmark. Artist: Andreas Welin

Copenhagen. Denmark. Artist: Andreas Welin

"a-a-Achoooo!"

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Draco Malfoy
Community Member
5 months ago

Wear a mask!

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#34

New York, USA. Artist: Jilly Ballistic

New York, USA. Artist: Jilly Ballistic

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Rachel Rollins
Community Member
5 months ago

The homeless guy in the back ground really makes this sink in... How can they quarantine? So so sad, my heart is broken

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#35

London, UK. Artist: Lionel Stanhope

London, UK. Artist: Lionel Stanhope

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Diana Powers
Community Member
5 months ago

This is amazing.

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#36

New York, USA. Artist: Jilly Ballistic

New York, USA. Artist: Jilly Ballistic

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M Adams
Community Member
5 months ago

PPE and 6 feet apart

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#37

London, UK. Artist: N/A

London, UK. Artist: N/A

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Draco Malfoy
Community Member
5 months ago

'Evil Plan B' lol

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#38

Bristol, UK. Artist: Angusart85

Bristol, UK. Artist: Angusart85

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Dorothy Cloud
Community Member
5 months ago

I look at the "art" and some of it is gorgeous. This shows what graffiti really can look like. Ugly.

#39

Los Angeles, USA. Artist: Jules Muck

Los Angeles, USA. Artist: Jules Muck

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Colin L
Community Member
5 months ago

Mixed messaging...

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#40

Bristol, UK. Artist: Diff

Bristol, UK. Artist: Diff

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kitcats
Community Member
5 months ago

am I confused, anyone?

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