Jose Loza


12 Steps

12 Steps

5881 Cherry Ave. is home to the “Intercity Fellowship Hall.” The Intercity Fellowship Hall is a facility that serves as a meeting place for Drug and Alcohol recovery in North Long Beach. Although the site has been newly renovated, it was previously a target for graffiti artist. Graffiti has remained prevalent in the area, which […]

Nouveau Piscis

Nouveau Piscis

Local Long Beach Artist Jose Loza painted this utility box located on Lime Ave & 7th st. The painted box depicts the Pisces astrology sign. The twelfth sign of the zodiac.

Bike

Bike

Long Beach local artist Jose Loza painted this utility box located on the corner of Long Beach blvd and 10th st. The box painting reflects our bike friendly city as a main vehicle of transportation for many locals.

Flora & Fauna

Flora & Fauna

Renowned Long Beach local artist Jose Loza painted ‘Flora & Fauna’ a utility box located on Pine Ave and 8th st. The box depicts the natural world and offers a unique window to the viewer that takes them out of their urban environment when they are immersed in the art work.

Pacific Electric

Pacific Electric

Renowned Long Beach local artist Jose Loza painted ‘Pacific Electric’ a utility box located on the corner of Pacific Ave and Ocean Blvd. The painting references a major historical train line that was active from 1902 and lasted until 1961. The train traveled from Long Beach to Los Angeles and was a major urban railway […]

LONG BEACH AFTERNOON

LONG BEACH AFTERNOON

Renowned Long Beach local artist Jose Loza painted ‘Long Beach Afternoon’ a utility box located on the corner of Pine and 8th st. Known for creating large scale realistic portraits, He draws inspiration from the daily happenings in his environment. for Loza Life imitates art.

Colorado Lagoon

Colorado Lagoon

The Colorado Lagoon Wetland and Marine Science Center has a mural that wraps around the entire building measuring 110 linear feet. It depicts over 30 types of flora and fauna. Each were painted with correct reference to size and color. Project sponsored by the friends of the Colorado Lagoon, Partners of Parks, City of Long […]

Westside Police Station Mural

Westside Police Station Mural

This is a mural was completed with the collaboration of the Long Beach Police Department and Development Services of Long Beach. The West Division Police Mural is a commemoration the the West Side of Long Beach and the Long Beach Police Department. It reflects L.B.P.D.,community, and the industry of the west side of Long Beach. […]

Wetland Wildlife (detail)

Wetland Wildlife (detail)

This mural depicts the natural beauty of the wetlands native to this area of Southern California. The 225′ mural is located on the north wall of Seaside Park. A graphic style wall design breaks away to reveal the wetland at sunset. The mural features images of local flora and fauna, including egrets, herons and butterflies.

Peace Makers (detail)

Peace Makers (detail)

Peace Makers mural stands at 10′ high and 325′ long. The mural features portraits of 11 social and political activists promoting equality, peace and non-violence. They include: Mahatma Gandhi, Rosa Parks, Nelson Mandela, Robert F. Kennedy, Chuon Nath, César Chávez, Martin Luther King Jr., Mother Teresa, Dalai Lama, Dolores Huerta and Harvey Milk.

A Neighborhood Perspective

A Neighborhood Perspective

The owner of the Super Mex restaurant allowed their wall to be used for the mural, which celebrates the North Long Beach Atlantic corridor history. The mural transformed a blank wall into a vision of North Long Beach’s past agricultural roots to the bustling and exciting urban revitalization of today. The artist was assisted in […]