Discover a compelling array of beautiful murals expressing modern culture in witty, thoughtful ways, when you tour the many La Jolla art murals peppered throughout the city. Conceived in 2010 as a way to enhance the community's civic character, these brilliant works have turned a number of privately-owned buildings into public galleries that showcase the city's unique spirit and style.
By commissioning public art projects on key La Jolla architecture, Murals of La Jolla has greatly enhanced the area's beauty and cultural significance. Experience these compelling works by touring some of the marquee exhibitions, including new works by noteworthy artists, William Wegman, Fred Tomaselli, Marcos Ramirez ERRE, Julian Opie, Catherine Opie, Richard Allen Morris, Roy McMakin, Ryan McGinness, Kim MacConnel, Jean Lowe, Nina Katchadourian, Ann Hamilton, Mark Bradford, John Baldessari and many others.
Situated in an ideal location, Empress Hotel is located within two buildings of Marcos Ramirez's "Is All That It Proves" exhibit at 7744 Fay Avenue. It's also conveniently stationed near the area's top boutiques, galleries and restaurants. With a courteous staff of knowledgeable locals, we're ready to provide advice on how you can get to the most engaging murals, along with the area's many other premier attractions.
Center your Southern California adventure at our boutique La Jolla hotel and experience the area's top entertainment and cultural fascinations without having to stray far from your beautifully-appointed room.
For a detailed map of the area's other murals, visit http://www.muralsoflajolla.com/Map