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:

From left to right it reads: "John 1:14 The creator became flesh so he could become a human sacrifice for your sins. Dedicated to Ronnie L. LLanes & Dwayne M. Walker. They will always be remembered in our...
Estrada Courts
Seascape. Only part of this seascape survived its removal from the Hotel Clark in downtown Los Angeles and a period of neglect. It was donated to the museum by Mrs. Gleason. Photo: © Robin Dunitz
South Bay
Landscape with bears. Photo: © Isabel Rojas-Williams
Estrada Courts
Artists: Eduardo Ortiz, David Cruz, J. Pasillas. Landscape with River. Photo: © Isabel Rojas-Williams
Estrada Courts
Landscape of the moon reflecting off water. All the murals along this walkway are done around the theme of nature. The Muralistics were a group of teenage boys who had done a mural before doing this and "Ocean...
Estrada Courts
Leopard crouching in a tree. Photo: © Robin Dunitz
Estrada Courts
Portraits of Abraham Lincoln and John F. Kennedy in front of an American flag. Between the two men is an eerie list of comparisons. In order shown: Photo: © Isabel Rojas-Williams | Photo: © Robin Dunitz
Estrada Courts
A group of lions. Photo: © Robin Dunitz
Estrada Courts
Images of local history. Also, a stained glass window above the rear door depicting economic history is entitled "From Barter to Banking." Mosaic Assisted by J. Milhalski and Ronald Gerber. Photo: © Robin...
West LA, Santa Monica, Venice
While his father was on vacation in Mexico, Jorge decided to paint the outside of his home. Included are designs on five outside walls, the front steps and the hood of an old car in the driveway. Photo: © Robin Dunitz
Long Beach