Monday, October 17, 2011

Monday Mural: at the clinica

Usually a car parks along side this mural.  Recently, while driving down Fruitvale Avenue, the car was gone and I jumped out to take this picture.  The mural was done by Ernesto Olmos in 2005 with help from neighborhood youth.  It adorns a building used by the Clinica de la Raza and remains as bright as if it were done yesterday.


  1. This mural has a lot to say. I am also finding murals where parking seems to be popular.
    My Monday mural is

  2. Bonjour,

    J'adore ,c'est magnifique, c'est vrai qu'il faut sur l'occasion quand les voiture ne sont pas là.
    Bonne journée.

  3. Great capture. Cars really are the bane of the city photographer.

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  5. «Louis» is amazed at how you find these murals in Oakland! It is always a treat to see what you've uncovered!

  6. Thumbs up for stopping for the photo opp! I like a clinic with outstretched arms/hands... [Your comment to me made me smile... nice to be missed. Hug back.]