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:

"Pershing Square is one of the more unique parks in Los Angeles County. In the fall of 2014 I drew an anonymous couple talking on a park bench. So universal is a simple conversation in a public space that I...
Downtown LA
Private Residence. Image has since been destroyed. Photo: © John Wehrle
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Environmental mural warning of the danger of nuclear war. Photo: © Robin Dunitz
Long Beach
This mural was curated and produced by Jet Set Graffiti for the LA Freewalls Project.  Photo © Ian Robertson-Salt
Downtown LA
Potpourri of shapes, primarely in blue and brownish red. Photo © Ian Robertson-Salt
Estrada Courts
Frank Romero, assisted by the class of '89 fine arts majors. Photo © Robin Dunitz.
West LA, Santa Monica, Venice
Ear of corn, a cactus, and Cuauhtemoc, the last Aztec ruler who militantly resisted Cortez and the Spanish conquistadors. Photo: © Robin Dunitz
East LA
Designed by Monroe High School student Delia Gonzalez and painted with art teacher Michelle Obregon and several other students. The designer won a contest sponsored by the University. A permanent site at the University...
San Fernando Valley
This mural was paid through the Student Work Program at the accompanying school. The mural itself features musical instruments, musicians, dancers that are performing Swan Lake, and other types of dance. The muralist...
East LA
We painted "Dangerous Freedom, Over Peaceful Slavery" with the intention of uplifting the Skid Row community through artistic inspiration and beautification. We created a collage of juxtaposed imagery that would speak...
Downtown LA