This Mural Raises Awareness About Iran's Human Rights Abuses

Artists are painting murals all over this city to show human rights abuses in Iran #PaintTheChange

Posted by NowThis on Friday, October 2, 2015

In the news

Associated Press. “NYC street art makes statement for human rights in Iran.”

New York Times. “In Brooklyn, a protest mural draws its own protest”

TakePart. “New York artists have a five-story-tall human rights message for Iran” 

Street Art NYC. "#NotACrime street art campaign highlights human rights abuses in Iran"

Univision. “Arte callejero en Nueva York pide por derechos en Irán.” (Street art in New York calls for rights in Iran) 

Al Jazeera America. "Murals in the US shine a light on human rights  in Iran"


new york
nonprofit quarterly. "Murals Spotlights Plight of Jailed Journalists, Human Rights Issues in Iran"
takepart. "New York Artists Have a Five-Story-Tall Human Rights Message for Iran"
univision. "arte callejero en ny pide por derechos en iran." 
metro puerto rico. "art CALLEJERO EN NY PIDE POR DERECHOS EN IRAN."
associated press. "NYC street art makes statement for human rights in Iran"
New York times. "in brooklyn a protest mural draws its own protest."
yahoo! news. "NYC street art makes statement for human rights in Iran"
us news and world report. "Murals in New York City, Jersey City, New Jersey, make statement for human rights in Iran."
fox news.  "Murals in New York City, Jersey City, New Jersey, make statement for human rights in Iran"
salon. "NYC street art makes statement for human rights in Iran"
daily reporter. "NYC street art makes statement for human rights in Iran"
the times of israel. "NYC street art highlights campaign against Iran’s rights abuses"
iran press watch. "NYC Street Art Makes Statement for Human Rights in Iran"
comic book legal defence fund. "Vandalized Mural of Cartoonist Atena Farghadani Ignites Debate"
The dusty rebel. "Not A Crime Mural Under Fire"
patch. "'Rosewater' Journalist Slams Brooklyn Art Vandals: 'They Finished the Iranian Government's Job"
artforum. "Brooklyn Mural Protesting Iranian Cartoonist’s Persecution Vandalized"
the real deal. "Red Hook mural divides neighborhood"
arrested motion. link to ny article
blouin artinfo. "Red Hook Mural of Woman in Hijab Draws Ire"
brunch news. "Cavna: Sentenced in Iran, political artist faces type of silencing in U.S., too"
brooklyn paper. "Shot through the art: Paintball vandal strikes Red Hook free-speech mural"
cartoonists rights international. "MURALS IN LONDON AND NEW YORK CALL FOR THE RELEASE OF ATENA FARGHADANI AS THE JAILED ARTIST GOES ON HUNGER STRIKE"
Medium. "Ask the Iranians about their Baha’i Citizens"
widewalls. facebook post
art with teeth. facebook post
new public art foundation. twitter post
reddit. "Icy And Sot's tribute piece for 'Atena Farghadani' an Iranian artist and activist"
street art united states. "#NOTACRIME: A CAMPAIGN TO RAISE AWARENESS OF HUMAN RIGHTS ABUSES IN IRAN"
brooklyn united states. photo feature
zap bang magazine. "Dave the Chimp paints London mural for #NotACrime campaign"
flaneur. "Iran Human Rights Street Art Project #NotACrime comes to London this week"
inspiring city. "DAVE THE CHIMP PAINTS GIANT MURAL IN LONDON IN SUPPORT OF EDUCATION IS NOT A CRIME CAMPAIGN"
hooked blog. "Dave the chimp #notacrime london mural"
digital warble. "British Artist Dave the Chimp Brings Human Beans to Shoreditch"
london calling blog. "dave the chimpe paints the village underground"
huffington post. "Formerly Jailed Journalist Explains Iran's Recent Crackdown On Dissent"

Brazil
Correio Brassiense. "Projeto 'Pinte a mudança' chega ao Brasil com projeções de grafites."
A Tarde. "Grafite marca campanha internacional #pinteamudance em salvador."
a tarde. "GRAFITE MARCA CAMPANHA INTERNACIONAL #PINTEAMUDANCE EM SALVADOR." - print
TV Genesis. "Programa Diário Brasil fala sobre a campanha #PinteAMudança"

south africa
urbanite blog. "Freddy Sam paints new mural x NotACrime in Cape Town, SA"
between 10&5. "Education is #NotACrime: Fighting the System and Sparking Conversations Through Street Art"
Art Times. FaceBook post
gorgo. Freddy Sam - "New Mural in cape town"
graffiti south africa. "Not a crime campaign in sa"
masta. "pop out street art activism"
i support street art. video post

Australia
street art everywhere. twitter post
inner west courier. "art takes flight in name of campaign"
iroon. "تحصیل ممنوع"
abc news. "#notacrime mural moves plight of Iran's Baha'i community to Bondi Beach"
abc news. tv coverage
sbs news. "Bondi Beach mural creates awareness for Iran's Baha'i minority"

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