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That mural you love in the Freak Alley Gallery? It won't be there for much longer.

Freak Alley Gallery: Poised for change

Colby Akers, founder and director of Freak Alley Gallery, Boise's outdoor mural space between 8th and 9th Street, talks about the effects planned upgrades will have on the gritty urban space.
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Colby Akers, founder and director of Freak Alley Gallery, Boise's outdoor mural space between 8th and 9th Street, talks about the effects planned upgrades will have on the gritty urban space.

There’s still time to take in all your favorite Freak Alley Gallery murals. But you better act quickly.

Starting in August, the murals on the famous downtown Boise walls will be repainted with new designs, according to an Instagram post from Boise State.

According to the post, “new murals will appear overnight.”

The Freak Alley Gallery is located in a Bannock Street parking lot on 8th Street west and runs through 9th .

Founder and director Colby Akers shares his history in kickstarting Freak Alley Gallery in Downtown Boise. (First published July 31, 2015.)

Since 2002, artists have decorated the walls in Freak Alley with paintings in a range of styles, from graffiti-esque imagery to tribal-abstract art and portraiture. The Freak Alley Gallery officially opened in 2011.

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