Tony Sisti Park
42 North Street,
Buffalo, New York

On the northern edge of Allentown is a small park on the corner of Franklin and North Streets at the foot of Linwood Avenue. Sisti Park was dedicated in 1981 on the occasion of Greenwich Village born artist/boxer Tony Sisti.

Sisti was a founder and first chair of the Allentown Art festival and in 1938 established his studio and gallery on Franklin a few steps north of Allen St. Sisti’s works have been exhibited in major museums including the Museum of Modern Art in New York, the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, and the Burchfield-Penney Art Center in Buffalo. Two of Sisti's outdoor sculptures can be found in the eponymous park...

- OutcomeBuffalo (online October 2013)
2013 photos

Linwood Avenue Historic Plaque Project

Looking south (from North Street)

Looking east (from Franklin St.)

Tony Sisti sculpture

Tony Sisti sculpture

Tony Sisti sculpture

Photos and their arrangement 2013 Chuck LaChiusa
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