Mural Conservancy of Los Angeles

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Originally from Mobile, Alabama, Giri (born 1957) studied at the San Francisco Academy of Art, then earned a B.F.A. in painting and sculpture from Auburn University in 1983. After moving to Los Angeles in 1987, he worked in the television industry for two years, doing art work, set dressing, and special effects. His work has been exhibited in Birmingham, Alabama, Los Angeles, and Santa Monica. (Robin K. Dunitz, Street Gallery, Guide to over 1000 Los Angeles Murals)

The Jazz Men

Joseph Giri
Long Beach

Re-painting of an image of jazz musicians originally done in 1991 for The Storefront Project, a group of ten temporary murals commissione