In the aftermath of George Floyd's death in May 2020, a moment that sparked widespread protest and a call for solidarity, visual artist Francesca Miller cast her artistic gifts to adorn Downtown Columbus with messages of hope.
But instead of illustrating the pain felt within the Black community of Floyd's death at the hands of Derek Chauvin, a Minneapolis police officer, Miller, decorated building walls and wooden panels with images that are representative of Black beauty, strength and resilience.
Less than a year later, the Bexley resident . . .
August 11, 2021