MIAMI -

An artist painted a mural honoring Nelson Mandela in the city's Wynwood neighborhood.

The former South African president died Thursday. He was 95.

Local artist Trek 6 created the mural at Northwest 2nd Avenue and 22nd Street as Art Basel Miami Beach continued Friday.

"I'm trying to do something that captures the celebratory spirit of Nelson Mandela, all his joyfulness, all his beauty, and also his ability to express and want us to futher promote unity, freedom, and respect," he said.