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Spring 2021

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Artist Destiny Palmer Selected fo Public Art Project in Roxbury

MassArt alumna and faculty Destiny Palmer has been selected to create public art for the interior of the BCYF Vine Street Community Center in Roxbury. "Having Destiny’s artwork become a permanent fixture at BCYF Vine Street is a great way to celebrate the incredible talent and creativity that exists within Boston," said City of Boston Mayor Marty Walsh.

The Protest Artists Behind Icons to George Floyd, Breonna Taylor and Grimly Rich Roster of Others

Xerxes Butt, a painting student as MassArt, is one of the artists behind the portable portraits of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Ahmaud Arbery, Philando Castile, Tamir Rice, Mubarak Soulemane and Fred Hampton that have appeared at recent Black Lives Matter protests in Cambridge and Boston.

Above: Xerxes Butt painting a mosaic. Photography by Greg Cook


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