Advocacy


Donate Today!

Donate Today!

When you become a recurring donor, or Partner in the Arts, you will join a special group of people reaching out each month to provide Arts opportunities for not only individual artists but for organizations, educational programing and public works that uplift our...
Sharing is Caring an ArtsLB Mario Ybarra Jr Collaboration

Sharing is Caring an ArtsLB Mario Ybarra Jr Collaboration

Are you a lover of the arts? Do you believe in supporting local artists and creatives? If so, we have an exciting opportunity for you to show your support! The Long Beach Arts Council, in collaboration with local artist Mario Ybarra Jr., has released a line of...

Measure B – Candidate Responses

Support Arts Education and Tourism in Long Beach The Arts Council for Long Beach was established by the City Council in 1976 to foster creativity and culture, enliven communities and enable a thriving creative economy. Our vision is to help create a vibrant arts scene...
Washington Middle School Mural Celebration

Washington Middle School Mural Celebration

On Tuesday, September 24 from 5–7 p.m. the Arts Council for Long Beach will be celebrating inclusion and diversity with the completion of a new mural at Washington Middle School. The Arts Council’s effort is to spotlight the collaborative work of muralist Kenny...
Interns in the Arts – A Luncheon benefiting Creative Long Beach

Interns in the Arts – A Luncheon benefiting Creative Long Beach

Few things in life are more satisfying than seeing a talented young person begin a career in the arts. But without the right professional connections and hands-on experience, their first and greatest challenge may be just getting a foot in the door. That’s why...
Join the Arts Council for Long Beach in Honoring the 2018 State of the Arts Awardees

Join the Arts Council for Long Beach in Honoring the 2018 State of the Arts Awardees

Long Beach, CA—On Friday, October 12 from 6–9 p.m., the Arts Council for Long Beach will host its annual State of the Arts event in partnership with the Office of Mayor Robert Garcia. This year’s theme, Arts Revolution, is a special occasion that brings together...
Today is Arts Advocacy Day 2018!

Today is Arts Advocacy Day 2018!

Today, over 600 dedicated arts supporters from every state across the United States have come together in Washington, D.C. for the 31st annual Arts Advocacy Day: The National Arts Action Summit — the only national event that brings together a broad cross-section of...