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:

Porcelain enamel tile featuring photographs of artists from the surrounding community. Located at the Green Line, Avalon Metro Station. "This work honors the unsung heroes in our community. Not the basketball players,...
South Central LA
Glenna Boltuch Avila, assisted by Jesse Avila. Five oversized postcards of the San Fernando Mission, the class of 2000, orange groves, a stagecoach, and cactus in bloom. Photo: © Robin Dunitz
San Fernando Valley
Three individuals of different ethnic backgrounds standing together on top of the world. The men's hands are coming together to give each other a "high five." Assistants: Steven Reyes, Francisco Espino, and Manuel Cruz...
San Fernando Valley
A flying dove, a cross, and a rose in the background. Photo: © Robin Dunitz
Ramona Gardens
East Los Streetscapers (Wayne Healy and David Botello), assisted by Daniel Fernandez, Ricardo Lopez, Omar Ross, Bert Juarez, Saul Marquez, Rudy Reyes, Peter Moc, and Ronald Rivera. Reflecting the African American and...
West LA, Santa Monica, Venice
This was one of the first Mexican murals painted in the United States. It has received international attention, in part because its artist was one of Mexico's three most famous muralists (along with Diego Rivera and...
East San Gabriel Valley
Painted as an anti-drug message, this mural spoke about the importance of protecting and preserving the family from the evils of illegal narcotics. It was located in the main quad of the Pierce Park apartments in the...
San Fernando Valley
Neighborhood flavor and botanical beauty of the Cypress Park area, as well as an homage to local residents, transportation, and Jay Johnson - a bus driver who was killed during a local gun dispute. The gymnasium at the...
Northeast LA, Highland Park