NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A new public art installation in New York City is highlighting the continuing fight for social justice.
The work, titled “SEEINJUSTICE,” was unveiled Thursday morning in Union Square Park.READ MORE: Overnight Gun Violence: 3 Men Shot In Queens, Innocent Woman Shot In Brooklyn, NYPD Says
The project was presented by “We Are Floyd,” a nonprofit led by George Floyd’s brother, Terrence.READ MORE: Suffolk Police: Ganessa Gordon, 18, Reported Missing In Brentwood
Terrence Floyd said the artwork is a reminder to stay engaged in the struggle for civil rights and racial justice.
“We are acknowledging that we’re woke, we’re going to stay woke, that we’re going to do this in love, peace and unity, and we’re going to keep healing together,” he said.
The sculptures were created by New York artist Chris Carnabuci.MORE NEWS: 'Best Small Cities In America': New Jersey Communities Make Top 25
They will be on display for one month as part of the city’s “Art in the Parks” program.