Soul Cypher is a creative collective and hospitality-driven marketing agency dedicated to promoting emerging local artists. Based in Long Beach, CA we seek to establish an active, supportive network of like-minds focused on achieving urban excellence by empowering artists with love, light and the resources necessary for success. We strive to build communal relationships that […]
My name is Wilfred, and I was born and raised in the Caribbean. Growing up as a kid I realized that I have a passion for art and design; however, I didn’t nurture my artistic capabilities as a young kid until I migrated to the United States in my late twenties.
In presence is the answer. We are inundated with questions: Am I doing enough? Will I be safe? Am I a good person? What is truth? In my art, I sit. I sit with this questions and I connect with the essence of people in a flash of a moment of their life. Staring in […]
As a multi media artist, my goal is to cultivate art through graphic design, modeling and hand drawn techniques
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 […]
Coming from an artist family, I was a performing artist, makeup artist and just recently I can say fine artist. My work is of reflection of the culmination of my life experiences. My art comes from seeing life through dyslexic eyes. I see the positive in the negative. My art is heavily influenced by my […]
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 […]
✧༺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 […]
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 try very hard to make art that connects with people in some way – art that makes people feel, or think, or remember, or feel represented, or laugh out loud. i’m a colorful, “cartoony” 90s kid all grown up – some of my early inspirations as an artist included vincent van gogh, lisa frank, […]
Visual Artist. Digital Photographer. Image Manipulator. Dark Aesthetics. Musical Audio Artist. Electronic Music. Ambient Music. The Occult. Multiple Dimensions Brought to This One. Curator. Promote Other Artists. Public Arts Professional. Events As Art. Writer. Anti-Narrative. Why spend time writing a drawn out narrative / statement / mission. I have no interest in robbing you of […]