Art at CasaLinda Mexican Grill

Celebrating Culture

CasaLinda Mexican Grill celebrates the diverse culture of greater Los Angeles and the Venice community. On the walls of our restaurant are photographs, paintings, and a remarkable mural. We invite to learn more about them.

Our Wall Mural

Our much-beloved wall mural in the main dining area is by Judith F. Baca.

Artist Profiles

Judy Baca

Judy Baca is a world-renowned painter and muralist, community arts pioneer, scholar and University of California, Los Angeles professor of Chicana/o Studies in the School of Social Sciences and a professor of World Arts and Cultures in the School of Art and Architecture. She is the co-founder and artistic director of the Venice, California-based Social and Public Art Resource Center (SPARC), a community arts center, and is best known as the director of the mural project that created one of the largest murals in the world, the Great Wall of Los Angeles.

Baca’s murals and public artworks focus on revealing and reconciling diverse peoples’ struggles for their rights and affirm the connections of each community to that place. She gives form to monuments that rise up out of neighborhoods, rather than being imposed upon them. Together with the people who live there, they co-create monumental public art, places that become “sites of public memory.”

Learn more at JudyBaca.com

The Celebration Continues

Would you like to exhibit your art at CasaLinda?

Inquire with Don Novack.