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:

Characters from Marvel Comics history of the late 1970s and the early 1980s, including Daredevil, Red Sonja, Wolverine (X-Men mutant), Cyclops (leader of X-Men), and Spiderman. Photo: © Robin Dunitz
San Fernando Valley
Laborers Local 300 Building, interior near entrance. Construction workers laboring in front of the Los Angeles Coliseum and downtown skyscrapers. Photo: © Robin Dunitz
Mid City
Frightening depiction of death as a skeleton warning against drugs. Unfinished because the artist became frustrated by continuing graffiti defacement. In 1992 the artist added a Batman nearby--for his 2-year-old son....
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Landscape with deer. photo © Isabel Rojas-Williams
Estrada Courts
Done to resemble billboards featuring domesticated animals. 2 panels. Photo: © Robin Dunitz
Northeast LA, Highland Park
A drive-through art gallery. Photo: © Robin Dunitz
Northeast LA, Highland Park
lmost every bungalow's outside walls are decorated with imagery, varying from domestic scenes of cooking and easel painting on an old European street to knights on horseback. The project began because Stokes wanted...
San Fernando Valley
Depiction, in red and green, of an ancient stone relief from the Mayan site of Bonampak. Photo: © Isabel Rojas-Williams
Estrada Courts
Artists: Mario Torero, Rocky El Lion, and Zade. Three people-a couple on the right and a man alone on the left. Photo: © Isabel Rojas-Williams
Estrada Courts
Artist: Nancy Turner and Peeter Alvet. 3 walls of Floral imagery. Photo: © Robin Dunitz
West LA, Santa Monica, Venice