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Special Olympics World Games- The Murals

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Gayle Anderson was live in downtown Los Angeles at the Coliseum where murals have been unveiled to celebrateSpecial Olympics World Games Los Angeles 2015.

Toyota, the official Automotive Partner of the World Games has provided three public art murals to Los Angeles to commemorate the 2015 Special Olympics World Games. Similar to the original freeway murals created for the 1984 Olympics in Los Angeles, the Special Olympics-inspired artwork is intended to stand the test of time. Working with the Mural Conservancy of Los Angeles, the internationally recognized muralist and original 1984 Olympics artist Kent Twitchell returned to create one of his famous realistic portraits. Twitchell’s piece and the two other inspiring murals celebrate the Special Olympics athletes.

The murals can be seen at:

Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum
3914 Bill Roberston Lane
Los Angeles, CA 90037
Artist - David Flores

1248 South Figueroa St.
Los Angeles, CA 90015
Artist - Cryptik

1147 South Hope St.
Los Angeles, CA 90015
Artist - Kent Twitchell

The Special Olympics World Games are Saturday, July 25th through Sunday, August 2nd. For more information, please take a look at the website.

If you have questions, please feel free to call Gayle Anderson at 323-460-5732 or e-mail Gayle at Gayle.Anderson@KTLA.com