High School Teen Liz Bierendy's Mural Of Traditional Family Unit Stirs Trouble At Rhode Island School
What kind of mural would have been acceptable? Anything?For the piece, artist Liz Bierendy painted the progression of a man from childhood to fatherhood. The mural concludes with an image of the man smiling with his wife and son.
But school officials briefly considered painting over the mural because they felt the 17-year-old's depiction of family wasn't representative of "the life experiences of many of the students," WPRO reports.