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:

In the center is a youth with arms outstretched, being pulled in two directions. On one side is death, the dangerous outcome of choosing involvment in drugs or gangs. On the other side are his parents offering love and...
East LA
Two whales, in close-up, frolicking in the ocean. Garcia, with Randy Geraldi, David Gatchel, Samuel Myring, Marcia Alvarez. Restored by MCLA in 1992. Photo © Robin Dunitz.
West LA, Santa Monica, Venice
A man holding flags and a baby while standing on an Olmec head. Photo: © Isabel Rojas-Williams
Estrada Courts
Artists: Henry Allen Nord, Stanton MacDonald, and Albert Henry King. When this mosaic was created for the Long Beach Municipal Auditorium, it was reportedly the largest cut-tile mosaic picture in the country and the...
Long Beach