The largest trans mural in the world was vandalized

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Police in Texas are looking for people who vandalized the mural, which features LGBT+ activists Marsha P Johnson and Sylvia Rivera – the most significant representatives of the transgender community during the Stonewall riots. Now both women on the mural have spraypainted dark-blue The mural was painted by New York artist Brian Kenney to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall uprising, and is the largest mural in the world honoring the trans community, according to non-profit Artitude, which creates and supports platforms for LGBT+ people to represent their identities, histories, and communities. “We will start cleaning the mural by Wednesday when the graffiti cleaner arrives,” said Jerome Larez from Artitude. But the question remains open whether removing the graffiti won’t damage the mural itself.

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