“Reserved by a Black Female Artist”


Kira Schukar and Kori Suzuki

As people took to the streets to demand justice for George Floyd and others killed at the hands of police, many business owners closed their shops and raised plywood boards over their windows. And where those storefronts used to be, local artists like Valendice Payne found themselves with dozens of blank canvases instead.

Producer: Kira Schukar