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 David Rivas Botello has been a resident of the Los Angeles area all his life. He helped establish the Goez Art Studio and Gallery in 1986, which was one of the first galleries to center primarily on Chicano art. He contributed to the Estrada Court Murals in 1973, and later helped co-found (with Wayne Healy) the East Los Streetscapers. (Robin K. Dunitz, Street Gallery, Guide to over 1000 Los Angeles Murals

Read Between the Lines

David Botello
East LA

A Chicano worker stands enslaved by modern technology while his family watches television, mesmerized by images of sex, violence, and pat

Dreams of Flight

David Botello
Estrada Courts

The artist's first solo mural reveals some of his childhood fantasies about flying.
Photo: © Isabel Rojas-Williams