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:

Depicts people of different cultures standing in a circle atop a globe. Photo: © Robin Dunitz
West LA, Santa Monica, Venice
Artists: Revok, Rime, Askew One, Deus, Vans, Score, Dabs & Myla, and Witness. The mural is divided into four sections with color schemes that correspond to different seasons of the year. The word 'Only' represents...
Downtown LA
Painted in the aftermath of the post-Rodney King uprising, 'Open Mind Open Hearts' emphasizes the need for understanding between the different ethnic, economic, and age groups that comprise the local...
Long Beach
The title means "Raza-all right!" Repeated image of a man raising his arm, plus a child smiling and a rose dropping a petal. In order shown: Photo: © Isabel Rojas-Williams | Photo: © Robin Dunitz
Estrada Courts
The artist painted this pastel hued landscape without any pre-concept or drawing to go by. MCLA restoration 2012: Assisted by Ian Robertson-Salt and the youth of Estrada Courts. In order shown: Photo © Ian Robertson-...
Estrada Courts
Series of 4 origami inspired murals on the Loyola Village Elementary School Fine and Performing Arts Magnet campus to join the spirit of play with the obvious central importance of paper in education. 4 panels (handball...
West LA, Santa Monica, Venice
This portrait of Eriberto Oriol is painted in Man One's signature style and is part of his "Faces LA" campaign.  The purpose of this mural series is to use the power of public art and his own unique use of color and...
Hollywood, Silverlake, Echo Park
Betty Dore with students. A portrayal of the development and current status of the community of San Dimas. Photo © Robin Dunitz.
East San Gabriel Valley
Based on themes of Exodus (exit), Passover (liberation), and Seder (celebration), the mural is about remembering, especially the ways in which Jewish history intersects with the experience of other groups. Sponsored and...
San Fernando Valley
“Mural mission statement: As downtown experiences it revitalization, the "Lady of DTLA" rises from the ground line and appears on the wall as if to reclaim the city. She is as symbol of light and strength,...
Downtown LA