The creation of this artwork for the front awning was part of the 125 year celebration of Warwick's, the oldest family owned bookstore in the United States.
Ruuxa and Raina
Justice Sonia Sotomayor
Adm. Wm. McRaven
Warwick’s is the oldest family-owned bookstore in the United States. This mural was created to celebrate their 125th anniversary in 2021. The mural features 20 authors that have signed books at Warwick’s over the years. The mural takes up the entire second floor wall of Warwick's and wraps around the corner; just off Drury Lane in La Jolla, CA.
"Spectacular work!!!!! WoW!!!
This is absolutely incredible Lori!! I'm thrilled not just for the store, but for you too. It's a huge accomplishment. You should be so proud. Your artwork is not only amazing, but I just love the happiness it exudes.
Thank you so much!!
Warwick’s is the oldest family-owned bookstore in the United States. This installation was created to celebrate their 125th anniversary in 2021. The artwork depicts a timeline of Warwick's evolution since its founding in 1896.
"The install looks fantastic- just lovely and perfect for Warwick’s. Thank you so much Lori for the beautiful artwork— your understanding of our needs, and the presentation of the store, was spot on, and your artwork is just amazing. I will enjoy it for the rest of my life."