By Barry Lank – – Photo: Courtesy of L.A. Cultural Affairs (DCA).

Photo: Concept for ”Going to the Olympics, Again,” by Frank Romero

Highland Park, California —  It’s been 35 years since Chicano muralist Frank Romero painted “Going to the Olympics”  — a celebration of the city’s car culture — that spreads for more than 100 feet across a wall on the 101 Freeway in Downtown. Now, a  new, smaller mural inspired in part by the same piece is to be recreated on a municipal parking lot in Highland Park.

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