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mirrored fatality

mirrored fatality

✧༺mirrored fatality is a nonbinary Kapampangan-Pilipinx and Pakistani-Muslim performance art duo Mango and Samar, sharing their rituals, altars, and medicine through DIT (Do It Together) experimental and healing noise punk. mirrored fatality creates their self-proclaimed “cocoon webs” combining performance art, music, spoken word, graphic design, film, photography, painting, drawing, upcycled garments, anti-imperialist education, and healing […]

Katelyn Sanchez

Katelyn Sanchez

As a dance-maker, performer, and writer, I am captivated by the probability of change and how that affects my artistic process. Because I strongly oppose any kind of withdrawal from authenticity, I find my community with artists who also create what they determine to be essential. By ruffling consciousnesses and disturbing comfortability, my work strives […]

Victor Yates

Victor Yates

Place is an important aspect of my work as a digital media artist, performance artist, storyteller, documentarian, poet, and writer. As a Black queer artist, my work centers on history, Black identity, Black queer representation, and the politics of sexuality. I am interested in creating artist-based ecosystems built through collaboration and not capitalism. My latest […]

Inspiration 52

Inspiration 52

The mission of Inspiration 52 is to make a positive difference in the lives of all those that we encounter. Our desire is to see lives changed and enhanced through our writing, publishing, teaching and speaking efforts. Our ultimate goal is to inspire everyone to release the greatness that is within.

Ava Stone

Ava Stone

I am blessed to be the forever reigning Miss Gay CA USofA. I’ve lived and worked in Long Beach, CA and surrounding cities for the last 7 years. The stage is a creative outlet where I can create and be whatever or whomever I choose. Over the span of my 15+ year drag career I’ve […]

Artist Shelley Bruce

Artist Shelley Bruce

Artist Shelley Bruce is a creative based in Long Beach, with a mission to serve the world’s greatest challenges through spirituality, poetry, painting and community organizing. A Cal Poly Pomona graduate with degrees in Ethnic Studies and Fine Art, as well as background in Reiki & meditation, Shelley’s creative focus centers on painting, poetry, spirituality […]

Christopher Yates

Christopher Yates

I am a international comic actor, entertainer and musician with over twenty five years full time experience. Drama and Circus School trained I have performed on four continents in three different languages, in a variety of performance genres, from corporate to carnival, theater to film. Clients include The Lord Mayor of Sydney, BBC studios, London, […]

Posthuman Evolution

Posthuman Evolution

Posthuman Evolution is the culmination of a lifelong pursuit in fine art, music, film and animation that seeks to push the boundaries of modern techniques utilizing technologies that are just beginning to emerge, also to focus on aesthetics and storytelling centered around the subject of transhumanism, posthumanism, and the coming technological singularity that organisations like […]

Moni

Moni

Moni Stat is a Filipino American Drag queen who’s conceptual performances range from high brow performance art to high camp and everything in between. As an actor, emcee, performer, she has been thrilling audiences since 2004 getting her start at San Francisco’s legendary night club “Trannyshack” and has since made her way to famed stages […]

Bre Maa

Bre Maa

I am an artistic messenger who creates music to heal and be healed. Most of my work is produced during my healing processes so all of my songs are beautiful breakthroughs. I cry or laugh, write it down, express how I am feeling from the heart and pray the song inspires who ever it reaches. […]

1 Shine Youth

1 Shine Youth

1 Shine Youth Services began in 2011 out of a need to provide the youth and teens of Long Beach, Compton, and surrounding communities with opportunities to receive quality academic, leadership, and performing arts curriculum. Keli Berry and her husband Terence Berry opened the 1 Shine Youth Center as a safe haven to help keep […]

Tatiana Tate Quartet

Tatiana Tate Quartet

More than ever, monstrously talented young women are rising through the ranks of jazz instrumentalists, challenging the male-dominated status quo. Tatiana Tate is at the top of the list of rising stars. This North Long Beach, California-based Trumpeter and Composer has built a resume that would be the envy of artists three times her age. […]