Artists share Brussels tributes on Twitter
March 22, 2016 - Uncategorized
Following Tuesday’s attacks in Brussels that killed at least 31 people, artists are sharing tributes to Belgium with the hashtag “#ArtistsForBelgium.”
The predominant image being shared using the hashtag is splatter-paint outline of a Smurf in the colors of the Belgian flag.
The Smurfs are the creation of the late Belgian artist Peyo who debuted the small, blue creatures in the late 1950s and have since become a worldwide animation phenomenon.
But the Belgium colors are also being used for other tribute artwork. Read more…