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.
Joshua Thomen reflects on his brownness, queerness, and familial histories and how they interact with cultural politics of power. Within sculpture, video, and writing, he uses the physicality of plushness and personal glimpses of vulnerability to center narratives of comfort and care. His memories, like those of queer dance spaces, evoke a radical resistance in […]
Transennial is about content and program driven by whatever pops up; committed to improving community and schedule across in across, beyond and through intervals of years.
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. […]
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 […]
I am an American with Filipino heritage, living and working in Los Angeles. Working primarily in ceramics, I have been inspired by and dealt with various themes including political and social issues, the dialectic between feminism and misogyny, inequality, and cultural stereotypes. Exploring the boundaries between ceramics, painting and sculpture. Pottery that may be read […]
Create a superhero series parody in the tradition of Deadpool. This includes artwork for posters and promotion.
Photography, Makeup Artistry, and Cinematography. Drawing his dreams into a reality, Adivari creates moments in time in which he believes to be perfect. Marvel and brilliance are what inspires him to compose each work of art with ingenuity and love. “Inspire, flourish, and cultivate yourself, for yourself, and may your perish be an infinite staccato […]
Hi Fam , We Sovanarin & Sovanareth also know as David & Joseph. Follow us, we want y’all to Laugh with us or laugh at us. Need a shoulder to cry on or someone that can make you laugh? Who are the YAKWU TWINS? Are you interested in learning how to embroider clothing, or how […]
UCA provides resources for under-represented artist to become prepared professionals in the creative world. Welcome to UCA, Looking for thought provoking content to watch? Are you looking for empowering films that inspiring you? Up and Coming Actors aka UCA is a Non-profit organization that supports aspiring artists in all fields of theater, film and content […]