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Los Angeles Times: West Magazine, January 31, 1971, pp. 24


Painting the Town

Caption: The L.A. Fine Arts Squad—Vic Henderson, Terry Shoonhoven [sic], Jim Frazen [sic], and Leonard Koren—painted the Brooks Street (top) and Speedway walls eerily mirroring but not mirroring the neighborhood scenes shown at right: Brooks Street depopulated and snowy Speedway. The headline reads, "GUERRILLA CHIEF RUBEN, NIXON NEGOTIATE."

Caption: The Climax Nightclub mural spellbinds mind and eye on La Cienega Boulevard, a street known more for its gallery art scene—something members of the L.A. Fine Arts Squad, who painted the mural, found too confining.


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