Local media reported that more than 100 murals immortalizing Kobe and Gianna Bryant have been painted around Los Angeles, commemorating the basketball star and his daughter. They died January 26 in a helicopter crash, along with seven others.
Rafael Murcia drove around the Los Angeles area to document just some of the murals that have gone up since the athlete’s death, compiled in a video he shared on Monday, February 24.
Kobemural.com created an interactive map with every Kobe mural location in southern California.
A memorial service is scheduled for 10 am Monday at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. It is expected to be concluded by 1 pm.
Baseball coach John Altobelli, his wife, Keri, and their daughter Alyssa; Sarah and Payton Chester, a mother and daughter; basketball coach Christina Mauser; and pilot Ara Zobayan also died in the crash. Credit: Rafael Murcia via Storyful