It says “Baby Hiram” in reference to a one year old that was killed down the street from this location in West Oakland about a year ago. Toward the top of the picture it says “Know Justice, Know Peace.”
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Alan Leon, muralist, poses in front of his mandala-esque representation of the Temescal neighborhood and creek, in Oakland, CA. Located near the children’s hospital, Leon’s series of murals will bring a lot of color underneath the previously neglected Grove Shaftner Freeway.
Achmed and Mumbatu
Big Art Studios ( American Steel )
West Oakland, California
Notes: Dan Das Mann and Karen Cusolito building big things » Video
Many thanks to Kali my tour guide and unofficial ambassador for the arts in Oakland
Photography by Harry Snowden
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