Caryn Baumgartner is an artist living and working in Long Beach, California. Her work is primarily abstract figurative and concerned with exploring time and journey through line, form and narrative. Her subject matter draws upon imagination, dreams and the natural world. She employs a variety of mediums, including oil, wax and charcoal in her work. […]
Filmmaker, Painter, Writer and Educator Yeltsin Penado (b. 1990, Los Angeles, CA) studied Painting and Community Arts Engagement at Otis College of art and design (BFA, 2018). He lives and works in Long Beach, CA. He is inspired by philosophical narratives and their connection to historical events; Yeltsin explores their meaning in a contemporary setting […]
A COLLABORATIVE PROJECT between some of the greatest drummers in rock history and a visual art team in Los Angeles has captured rhythm on canvas. For decades, the movement and approach of fine artists has been studied and compared to rhythm. Most notably Jackson Pollock’s abstract work in the 1950s showcased “rhythmic nature” in relation […]
Establishing a subjective plantation by using artistic elements such as color in compositions to provide context and provoke thought and feelings.
I found out I was an artist just last year around November 2017, this November 2018 is my year deadline. Living 6 years with pain and depression led me to figure out what makes me happy and that is succulent art sculptures. I have two ideas I have made business plans for each. 1. Second […]
Melissa Flower is a visual artist with a background in graphic design and illustration. Originally from the Pacific Northwest, she moved to Long Beach five years ago and quickly fell in love with the creative community present in our city. Melissa partners with clients to promote messages of empowerment, education and community through art and […]
I am a Long Beach local artist. I create original art with many different forms of mediums. My preferred medium is painting, but I am also a photographer as well as a digital artist. Currently in school trying to develop and build my creative skills in all forms.
Original limited series photography for your jaded walls. With references from MOCA in Los Angeles, renowned Gensler architects, Vinny will customize his art to work for your selected space. His current campaign, Go Local, creates fine art images form each client’s surroundings. This creates a more personal connection to the art. Vincent’s work was first […]
*Multi-hyphenate artist. I am a new genres artist working through multiple mediums, from performance and sculpture to media, literary writings, and project-based channels. My work functions at once as critique and analysis of various institutional systems within my grasp, and derives from an interest in the potential findings and methodology of psychoanalysis through artistic practice. […]
In 2017, I started a blog titled OBRA: The Art of Work, a photodocumentary project that tells the story of women’s career path experiences in their own words, via blog posts at obrastories.com. I love hearing about what people do for work – the variety of ways that people earn a living seems limitless. I’m […]
Hello, I’m Rimi Abuhussein. I got my degree in Architectural Technology at London Southbank University In England back in 2011. I was an architectural designer until a few years ago when I found my passion in mixed media ink drawings, photography and graphic design. Having moved from Tucson AZ to California in 2015, since then […]
We are an artistic empowerment movement influenced by black and brown culture, allowing artists to create and display their unique talents through creative and limitless approaches such as dance, theater, visual art and fashion.