Long Beach is a source of art from all over the world. I intend to create art in anyway possible wherever this city needs me to be of service. I have worked for artist Doug Kurtz for a couple of years as his assistant and it’s the happiest I’ve ever been. I will continue to […]
My art making is influenced by my training as an illustrator. I like to explore the story and wrestle with the concept. Sometimes I do this by merging visual elements to find new perspectives on a narrative. Sometimes humor has a role in this. Another way narrative plays a role in my artwork has been […]
I am a multimedia artist who’s work encompasses visual and conceptual art, as well as musical composition and experimental film. I have also worked in art education for approximately 10 years and love working with the community to create programs that bring the arts to our schools.
I am an artist-educator. I began serving Long Beach’s community as an artist speaker at the 2008 Voices and Visions Spoken word festival in 2008. From 2016-2020 provided Healing Through Creativity workshops at Long Beach Memorial’s Todd Cancer Institute. From 2016-2018 I creativity workshops at Century Villages at Cabrillo’s Veterans Village Recovery Center. I am […]
Efren Luna is an Artist, Curator, Educator, Event Organizer, and Advocate. He was born in Zacatecas, Mexico (1977) and raised in Long Beach California. Efren grew up in the 80’s and 90’s when gang violence affected youth everywhere throughout Los Angeles. Neighborhoods were affected by lack of economic opportunities, gang violence and drug addiction. […]
I aim to create art that challenges convention, spanning various medium and styles. I strive to produce worksthat capture the mysticism of daily life and highlights the human condition
I like to display different types of lifestyle and cultures
I am an American with Filipino heritage, living and working in Los Angeles. Working primarily in ceramics, I have been inspired by and dealt with various themes including political and social issues, the dialectic between feminism and misogyny, inequality, and cultural stereotypes. Exploring the boundaries between ceramics, painting and sculpture. Pottery that may be read […]
C. Dolim is a queer non-binary artist who has been creating for over a decade. From jewelry pieces, to illustrations, to large scale installations they try to channel whimsy, horror, and humor into most of their work.
Hi, I’m Nancy. I’m a Los Angeles based bilingual, Latinx artist. I have a passion for transforming spaces with art, storytelling, conceptualizing ideas and problem solving. Im a multidisciplinary artist working with illustration, graphic design, painting, photography, videography and stopmotion animation. My mission is to help and be part of the art evolution of communities […]
Goddard is an exhibiting visual artist interested in exploring creativity through various artistic mediums including painting, site-specific installations and mixed media. Through neo-expressionistic paintings, Goddard has recently been interested in exploring inverted imagery where a painting can be viewed upside down and right-size up after the viewer rotates the canvas. With an interest in honoring […]
I am an artist, recent CSULB graduate, and small business owner. I am full time self employed and couldn’t have made a better decision than to fully invest in myself and my talent and passion. It’s an uncertain road and I learn as I go down it but I am determined to continue. I love […]