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:

A mural project in coordination with the city of Eagle Rock neighborhood council, featuring members of the community doing Tai Chi in the park. Photo: © Roger Dolin | Photo: © Isabel Rojas-Williams-last image
Northeast LA, Highland Park
East Los Streetscapers (Wayne Healy, David Botello, Rich Raya, & D Montez), assisted by D. Montez, A. Johnson, S. Trangsrud. Portraits of four children of different ethnicities. Between them are large scenes of...
San Fernando Valley
This mosaic depicts a larger than life of the cover of Washington Irving's "Tales of the Alhambra." The book is a combination of historical and mythological descriptions of the history of the Alhambra Palace in Granada...
East San Gabriel Valley
Roderick Sykes & Jacqueline Alexander Sykes (with children and community members). After a major renovation of the Village, the murals first painted in the 1970s are being repainted by community friends and...
South Central LA
2 panels. In 1981, Ann Alexandra Wolken was commissioned by DWC to create a mural along an exterior brick wall that would serve as an "x‐ray" of the activities that take place inside the Center. The original mural...
Downtown LA
Painted by Hector "Hex" Rios and "Keo". Photo © Isabel Rojas-Williams
West LA, Santa Monica, Venice
Painted in one weekend by community volunteers, this mural depicts elements of Temple City's past and present in a parade down Las Tunas Drive.  From its founding in 1923 to the current day, Temple City continues to be...
Northeast LA, Highland Park
Aeriel view of small boats selling fresh produce. On the exterior of Racha Restaurant. Photo © Robin Dunitz.
Hollywood, Silverlake, Echo Park
"We have agreed to be governed so it will take a major shift of values to change the social norm... in the meantime liberation will reside in the hearts and minds of the conscious objectors to lead the new philosophy in...
Northeast LA, Highland Park
A replica of the central panel of a six-part mural painted by Ilario da Viterbo in 1393 in the sanctuary of Porciuncula Chapel in Italy, where St. Francis of Assisi established his order. Photo © Ian Robertson-Salt
Downtown LA