Smith Recreation Center 2014

This mural is a collaboration with artist Katie Yamasaki and focuses on the theme of tolerance. Youth from two detention centers and the local community at 24th St. and Snyder Ave. also helped create the mural.
The text came from words written by the youth to describe how they view themselves and is painted in gold.
The blanket shows different cultural patterns and designs, symbolizing various peoples that have faced intolerance.


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