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: murals@muralconservancy.org

This mural is an excellent example of successful large-scale graffiti street art. Elements usually include, full color background, complex lettering in varying styles and colors, and strong visual icons that are...
Downtown LA
Photo © Ian Robertson-Salt
Downtown LA
Originally, this mural was monochromatic. The style resembles the "fineline style" or jailhouse style that Mister Cartoon is known for tattooing. On the right hand side, it first named the other artist, El Tloko. Since...
Downtown LA
Artists: Else (ICR), Swaze, and Relax. The writing conforms in color, but shows each artists' individual style set against a futuristic inspired backdrop. Photo © Ian Robertson-Salt
Downtown LA
2 panels. Recreational activities with horses. Designed by Millard Sheets. Executed by Nancy Colbath and Denis O'Connor. Photo © Ian Robertson-Salt
Northeast LA, Highland Park
Photo © Ian Robertson-Salt
Hollywood, Silverlake, Echo Park
A colorful collection of panels-portraits, landscapes, geometric designs. Repainted later by unknown artists.
Hollywood, Silverlake, Echo Park
This piece was done as part of the “Skid Row Beautification Project”, and with the cooperation of the building owner who noticed an improvement in his business in the short time it was up. Although a potential solution...
Downtown LA
Painted during Bloomfest L.A. 2012 in the Downtown L.A. Arts District. Photo © Ian Robertson-Salt
Downtown LA
Painted during Bloomfest L.A. 2012 in the Downtown L.A. Arts District. Photo © Ian Robertson-Salt
Downtown LA

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