Arts Education


Breathe It Out: Mindfulness is Self-Care

Breathe It Out: Mindfulness is Self-Care

This workshop titled “Breathe It Out: Mindfulness is Self-Care” will be a free, in-person event on Saturday, July 17 at 10:00AM at the East Village Arts Park. Join us with lead artist and host Jose Angel Castro as he introduces the concept and importance...
Sunday Series Workshop with Mike “The Poet” Sonksen

Sunday Series Workshop with Mike “The Poet” Sonksen

**Join us on the 3rd Sunday of every month for a 2.5 hour workshop led by an accomplished poet.** Our Sunday Series workshops are a combination of craft talk and generative writing class. While there is no critique in these sessions, you will have an opportunity to...
Diving Deeper Revision Circle with Arminé Iknadossian

Diving Deeper Revision Circle with Arminé Iknadossian

Supportive workshop space for emerging or experienced writer looking for a supportive and diverse group to help you hone your craft. About this event This revision circle offers a place to share your creative writing, receive helpful revision strategies and get the...
Meet the Masters: A Writing Circle Inspired by Beat Poetry

Meet the Masters: A Writing Circle Inspired by Beat Poetry

Join a dynamic and diverse group of writers as we survey the writing of the Beats and produce original work inspired by their generation. About this event Meet the Masters is a 6-week generative writing series celebrating some of the greatest writers of our time....
Slanguage Virtual Workshop: Meditation + Painting

Slanguage Virtual Workshop: Meditation + Painting

Slanguage will host a series of art classes on Saturdays co-taught by Slanguage’s co-founder Karla Diaz. These classes will feature sculpture, drawing, painting, and mixed media, and will follow Slanguage’s arts pedagogy anchored in critical thinking, social...
Slanguage Virtual Workshop: Sculpt It Out!

Slanguage Virtual Workshop: Sculpt It Out!

Slanguage will host a series of art classes on Saturdays co-taught by Slanguage’s co-founder Karla Diaz. These classes will feature sculpture, drawing, painting, and mixed media, and will follow Slanguage’s arts pedagogy anchored in critical thinking, social...
Game Changers

Game Changers

The Environmental Awareness club invites you to join a youth-led climate-themed game night this Earth Day. This inspiring Zoom event will feature web-based games and artwork, as well as presentations on a variety of climate change topics. Representatives from Climate...

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...
Art of Diplomacy Open Conversation

Art of Diplomacy Open Conversation

An Open Conversation on January 22, inspired by the 2018 Sister Cities International’s Youth Artists and Authors Showcase (YAAS) theme Art of Diplomacy, will take place at the Expo Art Center (4321 Atlantic Ave.) at 6 p.m. Join us for a closing reception and a program...
Creative Long Beach Internships Now Open

Creative Long Beach Internships Now Open

Creative Long Beach internships match CSULB and LBCC arts students to work at Long Beach arts and cultural organizations. In addition to the 17-week paid internship, selected interns take part in professional development and networking events with community...
Eye on Design Community Workday

Eye on Design Community Workday

We’d like to invite you to our Eye on Design Community Project Workday. Our Teaching Artist, Betty Rosen is coordinating a community project workday where we invite community members to help us finish our Eye on Design mosaic. Help us place tile on mesh, cut...