In Chicago, a new art exhibit will feature a life-size installation of Michael Brown’s corpse lying face down on the floor surrounded by police caution tape.

The exhibit, according to WGN, at Gallery Guichard is called “Confronting Truths: Wake Up!” and includes the Brown work by New Orleans-based artist Ti-Rock Moore. Moore, a white woman, says the work represents “white privilege in America and how it negatively affects the black community now and has for generations.”

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Along with the three dimensional Brown piece—which mirrors the way the real Brown laid in a Ferguson, Missouri, street for hours after he was killed by Officer Darren Wilson—Moore also shows a black Statue of Liberty, the iconic “I Am A Man” Civil Rights protest sign, and a dangling noose on a neon sign.

The exhibit runs through August 10, the day after the one-year anniversary of Brown’s death. Brown’s mother Lesley McSpadden is expected to attend.


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