Mural Conservancy of Los Angeles

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MCLA maintains a FREE database of Los Angeles' Mural History linking artists, murals and neighborhoods. The foundation of this database was shaped by Robin Dunitz' book "Street Gallery", the first true compilation of Los Angeles public murals. The MCLA website allows submissions of murals created recently in Los Angeles, forming an ever growing archive joining the historic with the new.

To email your submissions, please send high resolution digital images along with the name of artist(s), location, year size and medium to:

Designed by Devin Tani. Assisted by Cheri Miller. Commissioned by Carl Kemp and Associated Students. Mural located in University Student Union. The circular script reads: “Until the philosophy which holds one race...
Long Beach
Assisted by: Guadalupe, Ivan, Nestor, Manny, Carlos Callejo, Sonji Mariposa. Designed by Public Allies Los Angeles, CD Tech This mural focuses on the history of Central Ave in South Central Los Angeles. Imaged is a...
South Central LA
    FAIRFAX COMMUNITY MURAL by Art Mortimer, with Steven Anaya and Peri Fleischman. Assisted by Fairfax High School Students and local Senior Citizens. The mural was funded by the Youth Department of the Jewish...
Hollywood, Silverlake, Echo Park
Stark Western Landscape. Created with help by the CAC Grant . Has since been destroyed. Photo: © John Wehrle
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A man and a woman holding hands as a child pulls on the hand of the man. The baclground is made up of thousands of overlapping, solidly colored rectangles. Photo © Mark Bowerman.
Otto is a Chilean-German artist, architect, and urban sculptor living in Europe since 2004.  He has been painting since 1996 exhibiting his work in collectives and solo exhibitions in Chile, Germany, United States,...
Hollywood, Silverlake, Echo Park
The elevator shaft has been transformed into a beehive with bees flying. Photo © Robin Dunitz. 
Downtown LA
Photo: © Robin Dunitz
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The elements of ceramics. Done for the artist's master's thesis. Otis/Parsons School of Art and Design. Ceramics Building, exterior west entrance.
Mid City