Black Excellence Street Mural, Cleveland Heights, OH

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Creator

Jimmy Hayden, Wayne Pollard, and Gabe Crenshaw

Title

Black Excellence Street Mural, Cleveland Heights, OH

Coverage

41.507593, -81.578575

Description

Embedded in the words “Black Excellence” are images of authors Langston Hughes and Toni Morrison; Oscar-winning actor Halle Berry; athletes LeBron James, Jesse Owens and James’ agent Rich Paul; scientist Garrett Morgan; and elected officials Carl Stokes, Louis Stokes and Stephanie Tubbs-Jones.

The mural also gives a nod to the community with the inclusion of the words “Tiger Nation” and the logos of the City of Cleveland Heights and community group Safer Heights.

Source

Image URL

News Coverage by Cleveland.COM

Rights

Artists: Jimmy Hayden, Wayne Pollard, and Gabe Crenshaw

Photographer: Donte Washington

Publisher

Urban Art Mapping Research Project

Date

Contributor

LA

Spatial Coverage

Located on Coventry PEACE Park Campus Parking Lot

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