I’ve done many jobs, all related to using my hands, my eyes, intellect and imagination. I snapped pictures with my Kodak box camera, called in the cows before dawn, cleaned cars, sorted and welded automobile parts, designed cutting tools, treated children with smallpox in Nigeria, entire families in Zimbabwe, (photographing everything around), researched damage of […]
Nicolas Alfaro is a transgender artist who works with a variety of materials, including paint, charcoal, and digital work. He grew up in La Mirada but moved to Long Beach after high school, inspired by the art scene. Throughout his transition, Nicolas creates works expressing how it feels to live as his true self, to […]
Digital Illustration Stampmaking Acrylic and Watercolor painting
The Galactivators provide a multicultural/multi-faith healing experience where people can tap into the energy of nature and mother earth through music and dance. We create a unique music experience for all kinds of events, from small private events to large scale festivals. Our music is created with the intent of activating the audiences self-healing abilities […]
I’m a full time creative artist. I do abstract painting on canvas and wall art. Decor accent walls. Audio engineer. Produce beats, Rap/sing fully inspired by the lb culture. Perform, event setup, sip and paints. Being apart of this establishment can really help my elevation. I was born and raised in Long Beach ca. it’s […]
I love to express myself in various mediums, paint, wood, wire, design, pretty much anything i can find.
Nathan Asplund is a visual artist and educator based in Long Beach, California. Originally from Santa Clarita, he received his BA in Art with an emphasis on painting and illustration from CSU Channel Islands. Working with a variety of mediums such as painting, drawing, animation, and collage, Nathan draws influence from suburban sprawls, punk and […]
cindita uses assemblage to explore her thoughts and to process difficult, often deeply repressed emotions about the ever-changing world. Using found objects, magazine clippings, and textiles, she combines seemingly unrelated pieces to make something strange and new, yet familiar. Her distinctive style emanates her inner struggles with the complexities of the human condition and her […]
I mainly draw to make myself happy and its amazing when I can entertain others as well!
My life passion has always been to tell stories for the empowerment and betterment of the individual and communities alike. I’m drawn to humanitarian documentaries, coming of age stories, the sci-fi genre, and I also have a knack for commercial/marketing content. I stated 4th Street Productions as a hub to create films that make you […]
I am a self taught multi-dimensional artist. For the past year, I have been utilizing digital tools to make 2D, 3D and pixel art in order to craft unique stories. I love to explore different types of creative processes. I enjoy blending technology and traditional art methods to make a character or story come alive.
Cheyne Ellett was born in Torrance and received a B.F.A. in Illustration from California State University of Long Beach (CSULB). His visual language centers around being bold and playful at the same time. Cheyne is influenced by the local imagery and music culture he encountered around him growing up in the city of Pomona. Although […]