27 May 2019

Mural to honour the Christchurch terror victims

From Afternoons with Jesse Mulligan, 1:35 pm on 27 May 2019

A giant mural has been created in Auckland city to commemorate the victims of the Christchurch terror attacks, by local street artist Paul Walsh and Mexican textile artist Victoria Villasana. 

Victoria is an internationally acclaimed artist known for her political imagery. You may have seen her portrait of Prime Minister of Jacinda Ardern following the attacks, it got a lot of attention on instagram

She's been in the country running workshops and creating public artworks for the community development programme Heartful Arts and is here to talk about her work. 

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