Love and Rage

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Artist: Agana, Vogue TDK, Keena, Kufue, Yazmin Shi Shi Madriz

Location: Ryse Youth Center

Date Painted: 2022

Date Photographed: 2022

Photographer: East Bay Walls

Description: young woman with afro puffs. pick and protest signs on her head. large gold hoop earrings. roses. wearing huipil with roses, rainbow heart, AIDS ribbon. black and white figures at the bottom: Audre Lorde, James Baldwin, Marissa Snoddy, Kenji Jones, Marsha Johnson, Grace Lee Boggs

Notes: The mural reflects RYSE members’ cultures, communities, and power: honoring those who came before us as well as those who work to create more safe and welcoming spaces for LGBTQ+ and BIPOC youth. The mural includes a dedication to those that passed away - founding RYSE member Kenji Jones and Clinical Director Marissa Snoddy. Love & Rage’ was gifted to RYSE by East Bay Getting to Zero.

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