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Artist Levi Ponce works on his Memorial Day mural project of murdered journalist Daniel Pearl, near his old neigborhood in Los Angeles, California on May 23, 2015.  Pearl was a Wall Street Journal reporter who was kidnapped and murdered by a terrorist group in Pakistan in 2002 while doing an investigative story. The artist is working with students from the Daniel Pearl High School and LAPD West Valley Police cadets on the project.        AFP PHOTO/MARK RALSTON  (credit: MARK RALSTON/AFP/Getty Images)

Local Students To Unveil Mural Of Murdered Journalist Daniel Pearl

Four local students are set to unveil a mural of late journalist and musician Daniel Pearl, who was kidnapped and murdered in Pakistan in 2002.

05/24/2015

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Fate Of Landmark Prado Dam Mural Scheduled To Be Removed As Part Of Project Remains Unknown

A landmark mural that has welcomed travelers along the Prado Dam spillway since 1976 will soon be removed for an improvement project but its fate remains uncertain.

03/06/2015

(Photo courtesy Councilman Jose Huizar)

Edward James Olmos Kicks Off Restoration Effort For Landmark Anthony Quinn Mural

Actor Edward James Olmos joined city officials Wednesday to announce a $150,000 restoration effort for a landmark 70-foot mural featuring Oscar-winning actor Anthony Quinn that towers over downtown Los Angeles.

10/29/2014

This mural at  3516 Slauson Avenue is among several under the 'Beautify Crenshaw' project. (Photo courtesy BeautifyEarth.org)

Movement To ‘Beautify’ Dilapidated Buildings Comes To Crenshaw

An art project aimed at revitalizing neglected buildings through colorful murals has made its way to the Crenshaw District.

10/13/2014

A beautiful new mural is ruined by taggers. (credit: CBS)

Inspiring New Mural Is Destroyed By Graffiti Vandals

The artist recently painted and donated the mural which usually starts at about $10,000.

10/02/2014

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Foster The People Mural Will Be Painted Over Despite Mayor’s Intervention

A mural that spans 125 by 150 feet across the side of a historic building in Downtown L.A. will be painted over despite efforts by Mayor Eric Garcetti to intervene.

08/01/2014

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Garcetti Intervenes To Save Foster The People’s ‘Supermodel’ Mural

The 125-by-150-foot artwork on the side of a historic building, which serves as the cover art for the group’s new “Supermodel” album, was scheduled to be painted over Monday, six months after its unveiling.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/14/2014

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Local Artist Sues Over Removal Of Venice Beach Street Mural

Victor Henderson claims he helped to create the “Brooks Avenue Painting” on the building at Brooks and Pacific avenues in 1969, and was not consulted before its destruction.

04/22/2014

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Middle School Students Help Complete Largest Mural In Burbank Unified School District

Students at a Burbank middle school Thursday were helping finish up the largest mural in the Burbank Unified School District.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/17/2014

"Mural" by Jackson Pollock. (credit: CBS)

Restored Pollock Masterpiece Goes On Display At The Getty Museum

After a little nip here and a tuck there, “Mural,” Jackson Pollock’s brilliant, larger-than-life painting, is once again ready for its close-up.

03/10/2014

Christopher Sensabaugh is wanted by New Orleans Police. (credit: New Orleans Police Dept.)

New Orleans Police Looking For LA Man Accused Of Trying To Steal Pricey Banksy Mural

Police say the mural could be worth $200,000 to $1.1 million.

03/08/2014

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Local Artist Recruits Students For Giant Mural To Be Unveiled In Fairfax District

Local artist Gayle Gale is working with students at Hancock Park Elementary on a giant mural of hand-painted tiles she hopes will unite and inspire.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/06/2014

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New Mural Unveiled In Watts In Sync With Christmas Parade

A mural created by two high-profile artists was unveiled in Watts on Saturday.

12/14/2013

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LA Artist Uncovering History With Restoration Of 1984 Mural

On the 101 North, artist William F. Herron III is digging up artist John Wehrle’s 1984 mural, “Galileo, Jupiter, Apollo”.

10/03/2013

A man walks past a mural by Mictlan Murals 'dedicated to all the mothers of our community' in East Los Angeles on August 15, 2013 in California. AFP PHOTO/Frederic J. BROWN (credit: FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images)

Council Votes To Lift Decade-Long Ban Of Murals On Private Property In Los Angeles

The City Council voted Wednesday to once again allow murals on private property in Los Angeles, lifting a decade-long prohibition on paintings displayed on privately owned buildings.

09/04/2013

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