Professional Artist Fellowship

The Professional Artist Fellowship

The Arts Council for Long Beach recognizes exemplary Long Beach artists for their recent work through the Professional Artist Fellowship awards.

Eligible artists must be active Long Beach artists who live, work or actively create in Long Beach and demonstrate an active exhibition and/or production record of at least three years. We welcome artists and performers of all genres to apply.

The Fiscal Year 2018–2019 applications will be available in March 2018 and applications are due June 1, 2018. View last years’ application and guidelines:

Download 2017–2018 Guidelines: Professional Artist Fellowship Guidelines
Download 2017–2018 Application: Professional Artist Fellowship Application

2017–2018 Professional Artist Fellows

Past Professional Artist Fellows


2016–2017 Professional Artist Fellows

Angela Wilcocks

Dave Van Patten

Norma Haas Rosen

Anna Bae

2015–2016 Professional Artist Fellows

Christine Nguyen

Ramon Rodriguez

Gary Alvarez

Lara Odell

Connie DK Lane

2014–2015 Professional Artist Fellows

Olga Lah

Pamela K. Johnson

Carole Frances Lung

Sunny Nash

Yulya Dukhovny

2013–2014 Professional Artist Fellows

Kurt Simonson

Annie Stromquist

Jeff Foye

Jessica Kondrath

Margie Darrow

2012–2013 Professional Artist Fellows

Terry Braunstein

Jeff Rau

Patrick Williams

Shyamala Moorty

Hiromi Takizawa