"Traveler" (1993) by Terry Schoonhoven  
 
DESCRIPTION:  10-foot by 26-foot terra-cotta and ceramic tile mural
 
COMMENT:  Schoonhoven merges historic and contemporary images in his "time travel" mural, including a shipwrecked 1750 Spanish galleon, covered wagon in front of Pico House and the old city hall, Olvera Street, and actress Carole Lombard (seated on suitcase).
 
THE PUBLIC ART:
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 Public Art in Public Places Project

Detail


THE PUBLIC PLACE:
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 Public Art in Public Places Project


LOCATION:  interior, bottom of escalator at 
east entrance to Metro Red Line subway line, 
Union Station, 800 N. Alameda Avenue, 
El Pueblo, Los Angeles, CA