The Saga Of Art Versus Illegal Advertising In LA

The Saga Of Art Versus Illegal Advertising In LA
Advertising

A law which allowed buffing of LA's murals may end this year.

Naresh Kumar
  • 21 july 2010

Once considered the mural capital of the world, the city of Los Angeles has lost hundreds of murals in recent times because of a law that has banned illegal billboards and supergraphics, but has failed to distinguish between them and fine art murals. For the past few years, city authorities have been overzealously buffing or painting over several murals that ended up in the category of billboards as they found it difficult to establish what constituted art.

Access this article for free
Fill in your email below and you'll gain access to this article while also receiving a number of membership features as part of a special 30-day trial.
*Already a member? Log in here

Learn About Our Membership Services

Need Research Help?
As a member you can ask us any research questions and get complimentary research assistance with a 4-day turnaround. Reports inclde stats, quotes, and best-inclass examples on research topics.
Remain Informed & Strategic
We publish several trends reports each month. By becoming a member you will have access to over 100 existing reports, plus a growing catalog of deep topical analysis and debrief-style reports so you always remain in the know.
See Trends Come To Life
Meet your peers and immerse yourself in monthly trend and innovation webinars and discounted conferences.
No search results found.