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of the migrant crisis continues to dominate headlines in twenty sixteen leading artists to highlighting the plight of refugees this mural by British graffiti artist Banksy appearing opposite the French embassy in London it highlights the alleged use of tear gas on refugees and migrants stranded in makeshift camps in the French port of Calais a bar code links to you too footage that claims to show police raids on the camp earlier in January meanwhile Chinese artists only way way is sharing videos and pictures on his Instagram account the thousands arriving in flimsy rubber dinghies to the Greek island of Lesbos pasting pictures of him posing with humanitarian workers to mountains of life jackets and objective come to symbolize the deathly pale journeys