By Kristin Archer

Hamilton’s downtown core received a splash of colour this past summer with the addition of a new, community-funded mural on the wall of The Salvation Army at King Street East and Ferguson Avenue South. For The Culture mural was created to show support for the Black Lives Matter movement and to celebrate the global Black diaspora culture. Local artists collaborated with newcomer youth to accomplish this inspiring piece of art…

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Tandeka Tremblay, Aichoucha Haidara, Kayla Whitney at the For The Culture mural. Photo courtesy of the artists.
Kayla Whitney, Tandeka Tremblay, and Aichoucha Haidara at the For The Culture mural. Photo courtesy of the artists.
For The Culture mural. Photo by Kristin Archer.
For The Culture mural. Photo by Kristin Archer.
For The Culture mural. Photo by Kristin Archer.
For The Culture mural. Photo by Kristin Archer.
For The Culture mural. Photo by Kristin Archer.
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Kristin Archer is the creator of I Heart Hamilton (www.ihearthamilton.ca), where she has blogged about experiences around her hometown since 2011, growing a social media presence along the way. Encouraging locals to “be a tourist in your own city,” she promotes arts and culture across her various social media platforms, blog, and weekly radio show on 93.3 CFMU.

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