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Paper-Mache Artist Adds to Downtown Street Art Portfolio

From sunbathers to a flock of deer, Calder Greenwood uses street art as a commentary on underutilized public space.

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Ed Fuentes is an arts journalist, photographer, graphic designer, and digital muralist who covers a variety of topics and geographies in Southern California for KCET.
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Draft Mural Ordinance to be Patted-Down for Loopholes

Draft Mural Ordinance to be Patted-Down for Loopholes

Now that it's out, loopholes and concerns are surfacing.
Legalizing L.A.'s Murals: Draft Ordinance Introduced, Here are the Details

Legalizing L.A.'s Murals: Draft Ordinance Introduced, Here are the Details

A major step towards reviving Los Angeles as the centerpiece for the contemporary urban mural movement, a draft ordinance that redefines murals was introduced today.
Legalizing Murals in L.A.: Draft Ordinance to be Released Wednesday

Legalizing Murals in L.A.: Draft Ordinance to be Released Wednesday

Murals were banned for the most part in 2002 when the art form was wrapped into litigation surrounding the city's sign ordinance.
Occupy L.A. through a Panorama

Occupy L.A. through a Panorama

These panoramas allow us to immerse ourselves into the lives and stories of the Occupy protesters, without the need to hear a single voice.
Street Art Mural was the Last Protester Standing at Occupy L.A. Encampment

Street Art Mural was the Last Protester Standing at Occupy L.A. Encampment

A pile of trash surrounds a mural protesting a pile of cash.
Restoration of Twitchell's 'Jim Morphesis Monument' Begins

Restoration of Twitchell's 'Jim Morphesis Monument' Begins

A famous downtown Los Angeles mural is being restored.
The Mural is the New Chicano

The Mural is the New Chicano

Before Facebook and Tweets rallied protesters to public space, murals occupied the walls.
Film Student's Short Documentary Covers L.A.'s Mural Plight

Film Student's Short Documentary Covers L.A.'s Mural Plight

His short film, while covering what many Angelenos know about its own murals, deftly introduces the art issue to a larger audience.
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