Exposition Park Welcomes the World (Bienvenidos A La Ciudad de Nuestra Senora la Reina de Los Angeles de Porciuncula)

Goez Studio

1984, Los Angeles County Department of Public Social Services, 3965 S. Vermont at Leighton. 132' x 43'.

From the inscription: Executed by artists: Jose-Louis Gonzalez, Robert Arenivar, Bernie Granados Jr., project liaison: Elvie Huerta. Assistants: Javier G. Cortez, Manuel Gonzalez, Armando de la Cruz, Javier E. Vargas, Jose Ayala, Frank Valdez. Apprentices: Yuri Macias, Mandela Lopez, Jose Rojas, Paco Porra, Michael Givens, Oscar Rodriguez.

According to Robin Dunitz, the mural depicts the Queen of Angels extending her arms to the people and flags of the world. The mural was damaged during the riots of April 1992. (Dunitz, Street Gallery, p. 209)


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