- $13.50 for Members
The Chronicles of New York City, 2018–19
Measures 24 x 36"
Women Are Heroes, Action in Kibera Slum, General View, Kenya, 2009
Measures 36 x 24"
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The centerpiece of the exhibition is The Chronicles of New York City, a new epic mural of more than one thousand New Yorkers that is accompanied by audio recordings of each person’s story. All of the projects on view honor the voices of everyday people and demonstrate JR’s ongoing commitment to community, collaboration, and civic discourse.
Jr: Chronicles is a soaring multimedia installation, and the first major exhibition in North America of works by the French born artist. Over the past two decades, working at the intersections of photography, social engagement, and street art, JR collaborates with communities by taking individual portraits, reproducing them at a monumental scale, and wheat pasting them–sometimes illegally–in nearby public spaces giving visibility, and agency to a broad spectrum of people around the world.
These two posters were produced in 2019 on the occasion of "JR: Chronicles".