Artist Trace Fukuhara was commissioned in 2009 to create Peace Gates which includes decorative metal sheets which line the sides of the awning of the bus stop and free-standing yellow and orange metal sculptures to activate the bus stop at the corner of Atlantic and Hill.
Angela Willcocks is a multidisciplinary artist and activist whose practice is influenced by the community. Her work visualizes and engages different aspects surrounding the underrepresented. She believes drawing and painting are the foundations of her work, but each of her projects is unique in medium and message. She believes that these projects work to engage […]
Jason Keam is a local Long Beach artist and animator. He is a social media content animator for top production companies like Cartoon Network, Disney, Fox, etc. Last year he opened a pop-up creative studio in North Long Beach called The People’s Studio. The Studio created a space for locals to come and talk about […]
Tracy Negrete is a female, Hispanic artist based in Long Beach. Her passion is collaborating with and inspiring communities through art. Her personal work explores individual narrative as well as the significance of collective healing. She believes in the arts as a form of transformation healing and sees herself as a cultural worker for social […]
Born and raised in Long Beach, Jose Martinez is a graduate from the Art Institute of Phoenix where he received degrees in Visual Communication and Computer Animation. After graduation, Jose moved back to Long Beach and started his career with Homeland Cultural Center, where he started graphic design workshops,and the world famous Outdoor Urban Gallery […]
Long Beach painter and illustrator, Bodeck Luna Hernandez is interested in bridging the divide between childhood memories with the Digital Age. An immigrant from Manila, Philippines, Hernandez has been creating pieces that compound the sensory habit of replaying a distant visual memory while pixelating expired recollections. Exploring the relationship with both nostalgia and modern society’s […]
The mural on the exterior of The Long Beach Mental Health Services Clinic (MHS) “Paths to wellness and Recovery is a peaceful mural depicting a calm tropical setting with palm trees and a rainbow.
In 2015, Marposa de Barrio was made to and
Long Beach local artist Jose Loza painted this utility box located on the corner of Long Beach blvd and 10th st. The box painting reflects our bike friendly city as a main vehicle of transportation for many locals.
Location: stairwell between buildings 300 and 400 17′ h x 35′ wide
Mural for Roosevelt Public Elementary School of Long Beach
Artist Michael Davis designed three public transportation markers that are located in different locations along Atlantic Ave, Long Beach. The markers are distinguished by three colors: Red,Yellow & Blue. The artist designed the markers to be in silhouette to represent everyday commuters such as a parent and a child (blue) and businessmen (yellow & red) […]