More than 25 years later, Judith Baca and SPARC returned to the Great Wall, to restore its luster after years of fading in the summer and beaten by the waters of the Tujunga Wash.
With over 400 employed youths, and in collaboration with scholars, muralists, and historians, the Great Wall of Los Angeles would be built over the course of 5 summers beginning in
The Great Wall of Los Angeles mural was conceived of in 1974 as a means to revitalize the Tujunga Wash Flood Control Channel. What would unfold, would be more than Judith F. Baca e
Artists and others gathered Wednesday for another mural ordinance meeting.
It should be the starting point for a New Year's resolution: sending the word directly to the street that the official mural code now belongs to artists.
For a city with a moratorium on murals, the art form managed to be in the public eye in 2011.