I’ve done many jobs, all related to using my hands, my eyes, intellect and imagination. I snapped pictures with my Kodak box camera, called in the cows before dawn, cleaned cars, sorted and welded automobile parts, designed cutting tools, treated children with smallpox in Nigeria, entire families in Zimbabwe, (photographing everything around), researched damage of […]
My creative practice is a holistic investigation of how we humans connect to nature, finding intimate dimensions of our psyche that are spiritual, experiential and individuated. I gather inspiration from investigating specificity of environments that produce unique forms. My research involves studying and documenting plants and animals, deconstructing humans’ perception of nature, and connecting biological, […]
My entire life, all I ever wanted to be was an artist. The pandemic blessed me with losing my job and finally gave me the push I needed to create everyday.
I’m a full time creative artist. I do abstract painting on canvas and wall art. Decor accent walls. Audio engineer. Produce beats, Rap/sing fully inspired by the lb culture. Perform, event setup, sip and paints. Being apart of this establishment can really help my elevation. I was born and raised in Long Beach ca. it’s […]
cindita uses assemblage to explore her thoughts and to process difficult, often deeply repressed emotions about the ever-changing world. Using found objects, magazine clippings, and textiles, she combines seemingly unrelated pieces to make something strange and new, yet familiar. Her distinctive style emanates her inner struggles with the complexities of the human condition and her […]
SampleHAUS is a place where we create unique and one of a kind art work from interior design waste and discontinued marketing samples. We also make small batch pottery such as our well sought after planters. SampleHAUS got its start by creatively up-cycling interior design waste into eclectic home decor. While working at an interior […]
Cheyne Ellett was born in Torrance and received a B.F.A. in Illustration from California State University of Long Beach (CSULB). His visual language centers around being bold and playful at the same time. Cheyne is influenced by the local imagery and music culture he encountered around him growing up in the city of Pomona. Although […]
My art is inspired by the following. A love for the sea 🧜♀️. My Nikkei, Japanese-American culture 🍙. A fascination with architecture and Long Beach life 🌈. I was born n raised n lived here since the last century. – Emily Kiwa Tanaka Art Practice Emily Kiwa Tanaka trained for 12 years in Japanese brush […]
The practice of American artist Nora Martin-Hall (b. 1988, Whittier, California) spans a range of artistic media and visual imagery dabbling in photorealism, illustration, sculpture and fabrication. Martin-Hall’s work is known for a quirky, playful aesthetic grounded in traditional representational painting and drawing. Nora mines a vast pool of personal interests ranging from Southern California […]
My work explores ideas and questions about who we are in this world and what it means to walk our chosen paths. How much of what we do is guided by intuition and what is guided by the spiritual? How do we reconcile ancient cherished beliefs within the ever-evolving world of technological dependence? How do […]
I see the world in vibrant colors and crave to share my perspective with everyone. I believe color has healing properties and can enrich urban environments dramatically.
Brandon Dean Johnson, (“BigFoot”) is a complete creative machine. He is the CEO of Create Now and the founder of start-up production company BigFooters. He is the creator of a youtube series called The Ratchet Raychel Show. On top of all this, he has over 6+ years of animation production experience, and has worked on […]