Painting & Drawing


Maria Dawn

Maria Dawn

Maria Dawn is an interdisciplinary artist, work is rooted in human interactions of the self-in-dialogue, multiplicity, and mortality, utilizing multiple project-based specific mediums and context. Themes are focused on modern labor, constructs of gender roles, hierarchical patterns of control, and the mythos of objects.  Her work includes community engagement through landscaping and gardening, mural painting, […]

Stephanie Han

Stephanie Han

I’m an artist fascinated by the natural world. Most of my paintings and drawings are inspired by nature and I love working with fluid, organic forms. Most of my work is representational, but I also love the challenge of abstract expressionism. I work primarily with acrylic and canvas, but pen, charcoal and wash on paper […]

LaJon Miller

LaJon Miller

I am a Southern California based artist and I’ve been drawing since I was four years old. I would sit in front of our television and draw scenes from old Looney Tunes, Tom and Jerry, and Popeye cartoons. So I guess it was around the age of ten that I realized how much I loved […]

Steven Stein

Steven Stein

I have been an artist most of my life, My mother brought me often to The Exodus Gallery in San Pedro where I first encountered art. she also brought me to many galleries. I watched my mother’s friends paint and draw. In jr. College I studied Commercial Art, and I always liked printing so I […]

Amelie Simmons

Amelie Simmons

Amelie Simmons is a local Long Beach artist using acrylic paint as her primary medium of choice to create representational, impressionistic, abstract, and dimensional (tactile Touch Me) paintings. She finds inspiration locally and from her adventures while traveling. Scuba diving has given her a new perspective of the underwater world, while her career as a […]

Nat Iosbaker

Nat Iosbaker

As a poet, sign painter, and stencil artist, Nat Iosbaker’s work is grounded in living and working throughout Long Beach, CA, Madison, WI, and Chicago, IL.  The paintings produced at his local studio, The Ice House, plays amongst personal narrative and amalgams of local style as well as his broader arts and activist community. This […]

Robyn Feeley

Robyn Feeley

My artistic goals haven’t changed from the moment I began to paint eighteen years ago: I strive to enrich and raise the awareness of the community in which I live through my paintings of the Los Angeles Basin’s endangered, bygone, and current wildlife; to help raise our understanding of our cultural heritage through my iconic […]

Lara Lee Meintjes (aka Agnes)

Lara Lee Meintjes (aka Agnes)

Lara Meintjes, also known as Agnes, is a South African artist, happily living in Long Beach, California. She is particularly interested in anthropomorphism and the colonizing properties of ink. Lara is fascinated by the dividing line between fact and fantasy, and the lingering imprint of childhood on our adult lives. She likes to play in […]

Kristina Ambriz

Kristina Ambriz

Being a self-taught visual artist from Long Beach, California, my paintings have appeared in various galleries and private collections; one piece in particular for Matt Altman from the hit show Million Dollar Listing.  I spend my days rendering many subjects including landscapes and cityscapes, but have a special affinity for portraiture.  This body of work […]

Betsy Lohrer Hall

Betsy Lohrer Hall

Betsy Lohrer Hall is a visual artist who makes drawings, paintings, prints, collage, installations, and performances. Her art is process-oriented and often collaborative. She pays close attention to the sublime qualities of daily living. Betsy Lohrer Hall’s work is seeded with the idea that small, humble gestures can affect great change. From the beginning, her […]

Able ARTS Work

Able ARTS Work

Able ARTS Work is a creative arts organization providing professional studio arts facilitation for adults with developmental disabilities. Beyond our studio practice, we provide therapeutic arts services to people of all ages and abilities.

Artist Michael Strauss

Artist Michael Strauss

Michael Strauss, was born and raised in Southern California. He has always loved art and creating things of beauty in a variety of different mediums. While maturing as an artist and craftsman, he attended several creative schools and workshops, including Pasadena Art Center College Of Design, Ventura College, Los Angeles Mission College, Los Angeles Pierce […]