This mural, which was painted over on September 18, 2023, honored Mpozi Mshale Tolbert, a highly visible Indianapolis photojournalist, DJ and creative entrepreneur who, in 2006, suddenly collapsed and died at age 34. Originally created in 2008, the mural was reimagined and repainted in 2020. The deinstallation was sudden and unexplained.
Tolbert was born in Philadelphia and sold his first photograph to the Philadelphia Daily News at age 16. As a young man, he freelanced in Philadelphia, ... view more »
Date created: 2008 (repainted 2020)
6308 N Guilford Ave, Indianapolis, IN, 46220