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The Summer Guide to Finding Public Art All Over Los Angeles

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It was the dead of winter when we first debuted our map guide to some of the most notable public art around Los Angeles, but now it's finally summer, the sun's out (in the afternoon's anyway), the tourists are in town, and it seems like a perfect time to revisit some old favorites (Urban Lights!) and find some new ones (Expo Line art!). We've made a few additions and subtractions, so take a look and then go get out there and appreciate some art with your sun.

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1. "Almost Invisible Boxes" by Joshua Callaghan

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2. "America Tropical" by David Alfaro Siqueiros

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125 Paseo De La Plaza
Los Angeles, CA 90012

3. "Parking" by Banksy

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908 S Broadway
Los Angeles, CA 90015

4. Elvis Presley, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Marilyn Monroe, Beatles by Hector Ponce

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5640 Santa Monica Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90038

5. Beehive by Eric Owen Moss

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8520 National Blvd
Culver City, CA 90232

6. "The Wall Project"

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5900 Wilshire Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90036

7. Sidewalk terrazo by Arthur D. Pizzinat, Sr.

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648 S Broadway
Los Angeles, CA 90014

8. "Blacklist" by Jenny Holzer

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823 Exposition Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90007

9. "Motordom" by Keith Sonnier

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100 S Main St
Los Angeles, CA 90012

10. "Cradle" by Ball-Nogues

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395 Santa Monica Pl, Santa Monica Place Shopping Center
Santa Monica, CA 90401

11. "Drive By" by Electroland

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5300 Lankershim Blvd
North Hollywood, CA 91601

12. "Four Arches" by Alexander Calder

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333 S Hope St
Los Angeles, CA 90071

13. "Luminous Sphere" by Piero Golia

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8300 Sunset Blvd
West Hollywood, CA 90069

14. "Great Wall of Los Angeles" by Judith Baca

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Burbank Blvd & Coldwater Canyon Ave
Los Angeles, CA 91401

15. Hollywood/Vine Red Line Station by Gilbert “Magu” Lujan

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Hollywood Blvd & Vine St
Los Angeles, CA 90028

16. "Inverted Clocktower" by Tim Hawkinson

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W 3rd St & S Hill St
Los Angeles, CA 90013

17. "sixbeaststwomonkeys" by Peter Shelton

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100 W 1st St
Los Angeles, CA 90012

18. LAX Pylons by Paul Tzanetopoulos

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1 World Way, L. A. International Airport (LAX)
Los Angeles, CA 90045

19. "TEUCLA" by Richard Serra

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405 Hilgard Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90095

20. "Fork in the Road" by Ken Marshall

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S St John Ave
Pasadena, CA 91105

21. "Urban Light" by Chris Burden

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5905 Wilshire Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90036

22. Venice Art Walls by Anyone With a Permit

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1800 Ocean Front Walk
Venice, CA 90291

23. Beverly/Vermont Red Line Station by George Stone

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Beverly Blvd & N Vermont Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90004

24. Watts Towers by Simon Rodia

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1727 E 107th St
Los Angeles, CA 90002

25. Forever Marilyn by Seward Johnson

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N Palm Canyon Dr & E Tahquitz Canyon Way
Palm Springs, CA 92262

26. Miss Mao Trying to Poise Herself at the Top of Lenin's Head by Gao Zhen and Gao Qiang

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S La Brea Ave & W 4th St
Los Angeles, CA 90036

27. On Saturdays by Robbert Flick

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661 Exposition Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90089

28. Neighborhood Portrait: Reconstructed by Jessica Polzin McCoy

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1043 Exposition Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90007

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1. "Almost Invisible Boxes" by Joshua Callaghan

2. "America Tropical" by David Alfaro Siqueiros

125 Paseo De La Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90012

125 Paseo De La Plaza
Los Angeles, CA 90012

3. "Parking" by Banksy

908 S Broadway, Los Angeles, CA 90015

908 S Broadway
Los Angeles, CA 90015

4. Elvis Presley, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Marilyn Monroe, Beatles by Hector Ponce

5640 Santa Monica Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90038

5640 Santa Monica Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90038

5. Beehive by Eric Owen Moss

8520 National Blvd, Culver City, CA 90232

8520 National Blvd
Culver City, CA 90232

6. "The Wall Project"

5900 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90036

5900 Wilshire Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90036

7. Sidewalk terrazo by Arthur D. Pizzinat, Sr.

648 S Broadway, Los Angeles, CA 90014

648 S Broadway
Los Angeles, CA 90014

8. "Blacklist" by Jenny Holzer

823 Exposition Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90007

823 Exposition Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90007

9. "Motordom" by Keith Sonnier

100 S Main St, Los Angeles, CA 90012

100 S Main St
Los Angeles, CA 90012

10. "Cradle" by Ball-Nogues

395 Santa Monica Pl, Santa Monica Place Shopping Center, Santa Monica, CA 90401

395 Santa Monica Pl, Santa Monica Place Shopping Center
Santa Monica, CA 90401

11. "Drive By" by Electroland

5300 Lankershim Blvd, North Hollywood, CA 91601

5300 Lankershim Blvd
North Hollywood, CA 91601

12. "Four Arches" by Alexander Calder

333 S Hope St, Los Angeles, CA 90071

333 S Hope St
Los Angeles, CA 90071

13. "Luminous Sphere" by Piero Golia

8300 Sunset Blvd, West Hollywood, CA 90069

8300 Sunset Blvd
West Hollywood, CA 90069

14. "Great Wall of Los Angeles" by Judith Baca

Burbank Blvd & Coldwater Canyon Ave, Los Angeles, CA 91401

Burbank Blvd & Coldwater Canyon Ave
Los Angeles, CA 91401

15. Hollywood/Vine Red Line Station by Gilbert “Magu” Lujan

Hollywood Blvd & Vine St, Los Angeles, CA 90028

Hollywood Blvd & Vine St
Los Angeles, CA 90028

16. "Inverted Clocktower" by Tim Hawkinson

W 3rd St & S Hill St, Los Angeles, CA 90013

W 3rd St & S Hill St
Los Angeles, CA 90013

17. "sixbeaststwomonkeys" by Peter Shelton

100 W 1st St, Los Angeles, CA 90012

100 W 1st St
Los Angeles, CA 90012

18. LAX Pylons by Paul Tzanetopoulos

1 World Way, L. A. International Airport (LAX), Los Angeles, CA 90045

1 World Way, L. A. International Airport (LAX)
Los Angeles, CA 90045

19. "TEUCLA" by Richard Serra

405 Hilgard Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90095

405 Hilgard Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90095

20. "Fork in the Road" by Ken Marshall

S St John Ave, Pasadena, CA 91105

S St John Ave
Pasadena, CA 91105

21. "Urban Light" by Chris Burden

5905 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90036

5905 Wilshire Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90036

22. Venice Art Walls by Anyone With a Permit

1800 Ocean Front Walk, Venice, CA 90291

1800 Ocean Front Walk
Venice, CA 90291

23. Beverly/Vermont Red Line Station by George Stone

Beverly Blvd & N Vermont Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90004

Beverly Blvd & N Vermont Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90004

24. Watts Towers by Simon Rodia

1727 E 107th St, Los Angeles, CA 90002

1727 E 107th St
Los Angeles, CA 90002

25. Forever Marilyn by Seward Johnson

N Palm Canyon Dr & E Tahquitz Canyon Way, Palm Springs, CA 92262

N Palm Canyon Dr & E Tahquitz Canyon Way
Palm Springs, CA 92262

26. Miss Mao Trying to Poise Herself at the Top of Lenin's Head by Gao Zhen and Gao Qiang

S La Brea Ave & W 4th St, Los Angeles, CA 90036

S La Brea Ave & W 4th St
Los Angeles, CA 90036

27. On Saturdays by Robbert Flick

661 Exposition Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90089

661 Exposition Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90089

28. Neighborhood Portrait: Reconstructed by Jessica Polzin McCoy

1043 Exposition Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90007

1043 Exposition Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90007