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Check here for our latest announcements and opportunities — from artist calls and grants to exciting projects.

COVID-19 Arts and Culture Updates

COVID-19 Arts and Culture Updates

What has transpired in the last two weeks has made an enormous impact on our lives, yet I know that as an arts community we have great skill in redirecting, of changing the course so that our art can continue to grow. You are all doing great work to ensure the safety...

We’re Moving

We’re Moving

Arts Council for Long Beach is moving its offices. We will be closed from Monday, December 16, 2019 through Thursday, January 16, 2020. Our new address will be: Arts Council for Long Beach 115 Pine Ave., Suite 350 Long Beach, CA 90802 Phone: (562) 435-2787...

Things to Do

Learn more about upcoming Arts Council events and partner events happening around town.

Getty 25 x Arts Council for Long Beach

Getty 25 x Arts Council for Long Beach

In celebration of the Getty Center’s 25th Anniversary, J. Paul Getty Trust is partnering up with neighborhoods across Los Angeles to produce ten bespoke community-centric festivals that embrace the local community and showcase Getty-inspired programming. The objective...

Open Conversations: Parks and Records

Open Conversations: Parks and Records

The Arts Council will be hosting Open Conversations with Brent Dennis, Director of Parks, Recreation and Marine and VIP Records. Open Conversations will take at the East Village Arts Park from Noon to 6 pm, during the LB Artwalk.

Get Involved

Learn more about the Arts Council’s latest initiatives, education opportunities and arts advocacy calls to action.

Summer Internships Available at the Arts Council!

Summer Internships Available at the Arts Council!

The Arts Council has four exciting internship opportunities available: an Arts Learning Internship, Marketing Internship and Development Internship sponsored by the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors through the Los Angeles County Department of Arts and Culture...

Profiles in the Arts

We love to share all the fantastic work happening in the creative community. Check here as we profile local artists, community leaders and organizations making things happen.

Artist Registry Feature: Valerie J. Bower

Artist Registry Feature: Valerie J. Bower

Arts Council for Long Beach is featuring artists from our Artist Registry. For the month of September, we are celebrating Latinx heritage and this week we are highlighting photographer Valerie J. Bower. Valerie J. Bower (b. 1986) is a Los Angeles based photographer....