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If they were trees, they would be redwoods. The Albright-Knox Art Gallery and Maid of the Mist Corp. not only influence Western New York, but serve as national and international ambassadors.
"Albright-Knox is a world-class institution," says John Hurley, past president of the Arts Council of Buffalo and Erie County from 1994-96 and a partner at Phillips Lytle Hitchcock Blaine & Huber.
The quality, breadth and scope of the exhibits is phenomenal for a city the size of Buffalo, Hurley says.
"The gallery is point of prestige for us," he says.
The Buffalo Fine Arts Academy, the parent organization of the Albright-Knox, is the sixth oldest arts …