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:

Levi Ponce assisted by R@H and Kristy Sandoval. A response to the recently (at the time) drafted mural ordinance in Los Angeles that many muralists and public artists opposed.  Art will push back. Painted in June 2012....
San Fernando Valley
Pacoima Kahlo is a tribute to the Hispanic artist as well as a symbol of the arts movement now happening in Pacoima. I did it on the 1st January to signal my mission for a revolution in the street art of Pacoima this...
San Fernando Valley
Photo © Levi Ponce
Danny Trejo was (and still is) a resident of the East San Fernando Valley (where I painted him). Over 20 years ago he was a criminal, felon, and drug addict. After doing time in state penitentiaries, he stopped a life a...
San Fernando Valley
"A reflection of the neighborhood with an emphasis on the women of the area.  Pacoima artists painting Pacoima people in Pacoima, CA.  The garden across the lower half of the mural is composed of the official national...
San Fernando Valley
 Painted in 2000 by the community, lead by Raul Gozalez and Joseph Montalvo. Sponsored by: Los Angeles Indigenous Peoples Alliance and Mictlan Murals. Restored in 2013 by MCLA. Photo © Ian Robertson-Salt (first 2) | ...
East LA
UGLAR Works: Evan Skrederstu, Christopher Brand, Jose A. Lopez, Steve Martinez & Sergio Diaz. This mural features young street artists, such as Ser One on the left, painting portraits of three of the most prominant...
Downtown LA
Spanish rider chasing palominos. Photo: © Robin Dunitz
San Fernando Valley
Sponsored and Commissioned by Warren Brand as part of the Branded Arts Complex. Photo © Ian Robertson-Salt
West LA, Santa Monica, Venice
Positive adult interaction with youth. Photo: © Robin Dunitz
West LA, Santa Monica, Venice
Landscape full of open space and clouds. Photo © Robin Dunitz