According to CBS News, one of the artists involved with the mural painted over the artwork. The mural was painted to say “The King of LA,” but after two cases of vandalism in less than a week, artist Jonas Never erased the work on Wednesday.
— NBA Lowdown (@NBALowdown) July 11, 2018
Lebron James' mural in Venice has been vandalized for a second time – so the artist painted white over the whole thing. Story at 5:15pm @nbcla #lakers #graffiti #art #streetart pic.twitter.com/zDnX1aAxle
— Angie Crouch (@AngieNBCLA) July 11, 2018
Recently, someone had painted the words, “We don’t want you,” “LeFraud” and “No King” over it.
On July 1, James signed a four-year, $154-million contract with the Lakers, leaving Cleveland for the second time in his career.
— Jonas Never (@never1959) July 6, 2018