Entries by Tracey Carangelo

Creating Inspiration in Communities

Resident artists Ruben Rojas and Sel Blanco recently completed a beautiful new mural titled Create at 2114 Pico Boulevard in Santa Monica, CA. The mural was inspired by the Zappos‘ core value: Be Adventurous, Creative and Open-Minded. The concept behind the work is to encourage creativity,  be open and fluid in thought, and to gently remind […]

Beautify Earth Updates from Los Angeles

Hello Beautiful People, Have you heard the saying, a picture is worth a thousand words? Well it is worth much more than that. Imagine the smiles, emotional well being and positivity that is shared with a community when a bright, illustrative mural is created. I’m very excited to share a few photos from some of our […]

Beautify Earth & Zappos Collaboration

It is with great pleasure and pride that we announce one of our latest endeavors with global shoe retailer and deliverer of happiness Zappos. Beautify Earth recently joined forces with Zappos to source local artists on a nationwide mural tour of the ten core values of Zappos into their artwork across America. The ten cities […]

Beautify Western Volunteer Event & Info

Hello, The Muse Crypt here with exciting new announcements at Beautify Earth. In case you haven’t heard we have partnered with LA Great Streets on a Beautify Western initiative. Beautify Western is a project in which the entire community can participate! The stretch of Western Avenue in Santa Monica between Melrose and Third Street was chosen […]

Santa Monica’s Most Loved Mural

On Tuesday May 3rd, the Santa Monica Daily Press held their third annual Most Loved contest awards ceremony. While the final count of votes are being confirmed, the contest in 2015 had over 3,000 votes from local members of the community. This year a newly created Most Loved Mural category was a beautiful addition. There were a […]

Beautify Earth Day

Happy Earth Day from the Beautify Earth Team! We are in the height of Spring in Los Angeles and everyday is Beautify Earth day to us. It is also the celebration of the 46th Earth Day across the globe. It’s a great day to appreciate Mother Earth and all her beauty, take a walk outside and […]

Beautifying Your City!

Beautify Earth was founded in Santa Monica with the mission to paint the world in color, complete with a lofty goal to paint one million walls in five years time. While there is a large display of beautifully painted and adorned walls in Los Angeles, did you know that Beautify Earth has many city chapters across the US […]

Beautify Earth Community Paint Day Recap

This past Sunday I had the pleasure of participating in a Beautify Earth Community Paint Day at Bubble Beach, Main Street, Santa Monica. Along with over a hundred local participants we helped to raise a substantial amount to continue the beautification of previously overlooked walls that are in need of love and color. Here is […]

The Excitement of Life

There are so many reasons to celebrate. Every day, every week, every month it always seems that there is so much going on. There are always reasons to be thankful and to party. This week alone we celebrate the Chinese Lunar New Year / The Year of the Fire Monkey! Full of vibrant, quick witted […]