The Persistence of Friends by Wolfberry Studio

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Wolfberry Studio creates illustrations inspired by cultures from around the world. The current social climate has prompted it to expand beyond its original fantasy/scifi subject matter, in the hope of bringing more love to the real world.
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Design By:
Wolfberry Studio creates illustrations inspired by cultures from around the world. The current social climate has prompted it to expand beyond its original fantasy/scifi subject matter, in the hope of bringing more love to the real world.

Each poster is hand-printed and handled, to make sure that only the highest quality is offered and sent out. The matte paper and high quality of inks make for a vibrant image which looks great both framed, and au-naturel. Printed in Los Angeles, CA, on Epson Enhanced Matte Paper, heavyweight stock, high color gamut, using Epson UltraChrome HDR ink-jet technology. Framed posters offer the same, museum-quality printed poster, but wrapped in a protective black frame. The frame is lightweight and includes a shatter-resistant acrylite front protector, so it won't break in the mail. International orders may be subject to customs duties & taxes.

Proceeds Support:
Proceeds support Courage Campaign, an online community powered by more than one million members, instrumental in the fight for marriage equality.

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Artist Statement

In appreciation of the organizations that worked towards the release of gay Nigerian asylum seeker Udoka Nweke, who was detained by ICE immediately when he asked for asylum at San Ysidro port of entry in California in December 2016. Nweke fled homophobic violence in Nigeria, only to be subjected violence and verbal threats in ICE detention because he is gay. Denied parole, he made 2 suicide attempts during his nearly 2 year long detention. Thanks to the work of the following organizations, he was released in September 2018 pending his asylum appeal: Black LGBTQ+ Migrant Project LGBT Center Orange County Black Alliance for Just Immigration Transgender Law Center UndocuBlack Network ICE Out of L.A. Haitian Bridge Alliance Public Law Center Freedom for Immigrants - Formerly CIVIC Familia: Trans Queer Liberation Movement Coalition for Humane Immigrant Rights - Wolfberry Studio