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BREAKING NEWS! Join us on Wednesday 10/29 (9 a.m., 3rd and Broadway, DTLA) in fr...

BREAKING NEWS! Join us on Wednesday 10/29 (9 a.m., 3rd and Broadway, DTLA) in front of the iconic "Pope of Broadway" painted by Eloy Torrez in 1985. MCLA is grateful that because of Councilmember Jose Huizar's efforts (as part of Bringing Back Broadway), Valentina Castellani's help, and MCLA's hard work, funding has been secured for MCLA to lead the long-awaited restoration work on this iconic mural. HOORAY, we are ecstatic!



An all-women art collective is changing the visual landscape in SFV. Congratulat...

An all-women art collective is changing the visual landscape in SFV. Congratulations HOODsisters!

http://www.latimes.com/local/la-me-hood-sisters-20141014-story.html#page=1




All-woman art collective's murals transform a drab corner of Pacoima
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It's early morning in Pacoima and hot already.

NCLR as part of their C.A.S.A. (Cultura, Aprendizaje, Servicio y Accion) Youth i...

NCLR as part of their C.A.S.A. (Cultura, Aprendizaje, Servicio y Accion) Youth institute brought a group of middle school youth, parents, and teachers from around the country to MCLA's Historic DTLA mural tour. It was wonderful to learn more about NCLR and to speak to the great students brought from throughout USA!

"For generations Latinas have influenced our communities by leading our families...

"For generations Latinas have influenced our communities by leading our families, defying adversity and committing to their faith. Today, throughout the city these women reflect that history through art," Councilwoman Martinez said.

The Los Angeles City Council hosted a reception and presentation for "Latinas in the Arts" in light of Latino Heritage Month on Tuesday 10/7. Each Councilmember was asked to honor one woman in the community, who is making an impact in the arts. Councilman LaBonge honored MCLA’s Executive Director Isabel Rojas-Williams to recognize her cultural contributions to Los Angeles. A reception was held at 8.30AM at the City Hall's Rotunda. The presentation took place in Council Chambers at 10:00 AM.

Special guest & honoree: Author & international recording artist Sheila E.

Sulawesi spray-painted Graffiti paintings are, at minimum, 39,900 years old & we...

Sulawesi spray-painted Graffiti paintings are, at minimum, 39,900 years old & were possibly produced by blowing the contents of one's mouth over a hand pressed against the wall.

“Everyone has really come together” to create "Zelzah Train Depot," the first in...

“Everyone has really come together” to create "Zelzah Train Depot," the first in a series of murals in Northridge (Reseda Blvd.), Councilmember Englander said.

Mitchell Englander The Museum of the San Fernando Valley

You are all invited! The Los Angeles City Council will host a reception and pres...

You are all invited! The Los Angeles City Council will host a reception and presentation for "Latinas in the Arts" in light of Latino Heritage Month on Tuesday 10/7. Each Councilmember was asked to honor one woman in the community, who is making an impact in the arts. Councilman LaBonge is honoring MCLA’s Executive Director Isabel Rojas-Williams to recognize her cultural contributions to Los Angeles. The reception will be held prior to City Council at 8.30AM (City Hall Rotunda) and the presentation will take place in Council Chambers at 10:00 AM. RSVP & parking 213-473-7006


Alex Poli (AKA Man One) is out of the second surgery and everything went well! H...

Alex Poli (AKA Man One) is out of the second surgery and everything went well! His wife Laura Poli & his family are grateful to all for good thoughts and prayers! Speedy recovery & lots of healing light to Man One!


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Hey mural community family, @[1523104082:2048:Alex Poli] (AKA @[419655951399298:274:Man One]) was suddenly taken to ER last night. He is going through two surgeries. Please send your healing energy & positive vibes for a speedy recovery? He has given this city a lot, let's give some love back! The mural at Flower & 8th, which we documented on 9/8, inspires youth to let their dreams fly high, to "Volar" or "Fly." — with Alex Poli and Man One.

Hey mural community family, Alex Poli (AKA Man One) was suddenly taken to ER las...

Hey mural community family, Alex Poli (AKA Man One) was suddenly taken to ER last night. He is going through two surgeries. Please send your healing energy & positive vibes for a speedy recovery? He has given this city a lot, let's give some love back! The mural at Flower & 8th, which we documented on 9/8, inspires youth to let their dreams fly high, to "Volar" or "Fly."


BREAKING NEWS: Today, MCLA’s E.D. Isabel Rojas-Williams met with Monica Rodrigue...

BREAKING NEWS: Today, MCLA’s E.D. Isabel Rojas-Williams met with Monica Rodriguez, Vice-President of Public Works. Ms. Rodriguez stated that ALL muralists that have gone through the Mural Ordinance process will benefit from having their murals protected with the protective coating applied (as required for completion of registration) for FREE from Public Works. All muralists need to do is schedule it with Paul Racs at: paul.racs@lacity.org. HOORAY!

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