unlearn fear + hate

An intervention into the life of a city, Unlearn Fear + Hate aims to promote public dialog and civic engagement.

Unlearn Fear + Hate

Prompted by local conversations about history and identity, this artwork activates words from a poem we commissioned by Frank X Walker. Read the entire poem below (in the Love Letter To the World section) and watch here for the ways these four words resonate.

Click here to read Under-Main article about this artwork.

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Brenda Flanagan

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Kim Naujokas

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Irene Alcaraz-Perez (with the Spanish language halo)

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Colmon Elridge

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Rachel "Haddie" Bryant

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Camilo and Jackie (with the Spanish language halo)

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small stencils popping up around town (these two at Blake Eames Art & Design studio)

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at the Carnegie Center for Literacy and Learning in Lexington, KY

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on a dumpster in Troyan, Bulgaria--painted next to a large scrawling that reads "death to whores"

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often in colors that remind us how important children are to all of this

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and on Tshirts, this one beautifully photographed by Brian Connors Manke

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The Unlearn Fear + Hate cross-stitching pattern was created by Robyn Wade of ReBelle

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Use any colors to make your own cross-stitch--to keep for yourself or to give away.