Breaking Bread/ Not Somewhere Else, But Here, 1993
By Daryl E.Wells
National Council of Jewish Women
543 N. Fairfax Ave., Los Angeles, CA
ABOUT THE ARTIST
Born and raised in Los Angeles, Wells attended The Rhode Island School of Design and The Slade School of Art in London.
ABOUT THE MURAL
The mural depicts from left to right Betty Friedan (author and activist), Barbara Boxer (senator), Hannnah Senesh (poet and holocaust rescue mission fighter), Dolores Huerta (United Farm Workers President), Lee Krasner (artist), Barbara Jordan (congresswoman ad civil rights worker), Emma Goldman (anarchist and labor rights activist), Lillian Hellman (playwright), Rigoberta Menchu (Guatemalan human rights activist and Nobel Peace Prize Winner) and Hannah Solomon (founder, National Council of Jewish Women). Written under the portraits are the words: Community Service, Social Action, Education.
The mural is in good condition; a varnish has been added.
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Picture of the mural dedication ceremony
Picture of the mural’s condition in 2014.