Recently, the Art Exhibition at Union Square in New York City was announced to the world that three statues, such as; George Floyd, Breona Taylor, and John Lewis have been stationed in the area. While the statue of George Floyd has been destroyed, reported by the photographer who took photos on Sunday.
The Shaderoom Spoke with an artist working at Confront Art, the organization is responsible for the exhibition. The artist, Denny shared that this is not the first time the statue has been destroyed. The sculpture was also found with the stains of black paint in Brooklyn earlier this year.
This time George Floyd’s statue was covered with the stains of grey paint. The placement ceremony was held on 30th September to rearrange the statue. The placement is still going on and it will be ended on 30th October 2021.