Photography


Soul Cypher

Soul Cypher

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 […]

Nomadic

Nomadic

As a multi media artist, my goal is to cultivate art through graphic design, modeling and hand drawn techniques

Slobodan Dimitrov

Slobodan Dimitrov

My influences from within the photographic world are so varied that it defies saying anything briefly. However, as with many individuals of my era, I came into contact with the documentation of the civil rights era in the Unites States and the end of European Colonialism in Africa and Asia. Images from that period, in […]

Claudia Monroy

Claudia Monroy

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.

WICs Photography

WICs Photography

Self-taught photographer Since my childhood, I always loved and spent many hours in the mountains. So naturally, insects and small animals were my friends and toys from Spring to Fall. When the seasons changed, I knew exactly where they are hiding, when my favorite tree blooming… etc. Simply, I was a part of the small […]

Annessa De La Cruz

Annessa De La Cruz

Annessa De La Cruz is the founder of Nameless LA – a creative platform that brings physical experiences to life through different mediums Since 2017 Annessa (Nameless) has leveraged her platform as an art instillation, pop-up shop, editorial issue with space to grow into whatever it seeks. In 2017 Annessa self-published her first poetry book […]

Richard Harvey

Richard Harvey

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

mirrored fatality

✧༺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

Efren Luna

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. […]

Sumako

Sumako

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 […]

Ronald Jenkins Jr.

Ronald Jenkins Jr.

I have been working as a freelance artist for 3 years. It began with taking film photos for friends as they worked on their craft, while i quickly developed my own. My involvement in Play Nice shifted my interest towards the curation of events for local artists to showcase their talents. I use our community […]

Kirk Miller

Kirk Miller

In my recent body of work, I construct prosthetic memories as a means to explore the notion of self. For the past four years I’ve incorporated thermoplastic and biodegradable plastic figurines (self-portraits) and used redacted religious text fragments to investigate this idea. These new works integrate traditional art making processes along with an interest in […]