Artist, documentarian Michael D’Antuono paints with purpose

Using art to highlight social justice issues

It Stops With Cops” (Photo courtesy of and created by Michael D’Antuono)

In October 2014, 17-year-old Laquan McDonald was gunned down by Chicago police officer Jason Van Dyke near 41st and Pulaski. When news of the teen — who was shot 16 times — went public, it set off another round of recent protests against racial profiling, police brutality and criminal…