Murals

The walls don’t scare me anymore,” Mario said in a student Oral History Project interview at King-Chavez Prep Academy in 2013.  Mario initiated his mission of socially conscious neighborhood colorization in 1971 during the establishment of Chicano Park, at the peak of the Chicano Movement in San Diego.  Since then, Mario has contributed more than one hundred murals around the world, many of which still stand.


 

 

 

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