Freedom Wall Welcomes Visitors to Buffalo's African American Heritage Corridor

(left to right) Malcolm X, Alicia Garza, George K. Arthur, W. E. B. DuBois, Eva Doyle and Huey P. Newton are among the faces on the Freedom Wall. ALBRIGHT-KNOX ART GALLERY

(left to right) Malcolm X, Alicia Garza, George K. Arthur, W. E. B. DuBois, Eva Doyle and Huey P. Newton are among the faces on the Freedom Wall.

ALBRIGHT-KNOX ART GALLERY

Buffalo is marking the completion of its latest public art project, a mural depicting 28 civil rights leaders.

The Freedom Wall is located at the entrance to the Michigan Street African American Heritage Corridor at East Ferry Street. It was painted by four Buffalo artists as part the Albright-Knox Art Gallery's Public Art Initiative, which integrates art into public spaces. Read more on WBFO