Posts Tagged as "Art"

I Slam, Therefore I Am: A Look into the LB Poetry Scene

Jan. 23, 2014 / By
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Between Artesia Boulevard and Ocean Boulevard, sectioned off by Sante Fe and the San Gabriel River, there are more open mic events than one can count on two hands.

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Neighborhood Art Show Turns Trash into Treasures

Jan. 21, 2014 / By
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Building Healthy Communities Long Beach showcased a collection of art made by trash. The art was created by neighborhood artists in the city with trash they found in their own neighborhoods...

Art as Magic: Adrian Avila Leads “We Grow” Mural at San Jose Elementary School

Jun. 19, 2013 / By
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De-Bug artist and designer Adrian Avila completes mural at San Jose elementary school with 5th grade classes...

The Peace Builders: Homeland Cultural Center

Apr. 5, 2013 / By
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As the only Long Beach Parks & Recreation center that encourages cultural and multi-ethnic arts and programming, Homeland Cultural Center provides people of all ages a place to foster creativity and celebrate the diversity that Long Beach offers...

Coachella Mural Celebrates Community Wellness

Jun. 1, 2012 / By
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A First 5 Riverside AmeriCorps volunteer helps a young girl place her handprint on the new mural at Coachella’s Bagdouma Park.
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Student Changing Community Through Art

May. 14, 2012 / By
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By Alejandra Alarcon
Coachella Unincorporated

Coachella, Calif. — College of the Desert student Nancy Ramirez hopes to bring about change in her community by doing the thing she loves to do the most – create art...

Graffiti Artists Flourish in Richmond Underground

May. 13, 2012 / By
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News Feature, Edgardo Cervano-Soto

The spray-painted names of local artists unravel wildly on a wall in Richmond...

The History of Cuban Photography: A Personal Perspective

Jan. 30, 2012 / By
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The Long Beach-based Museum of Latin American Art President and C.E.O. Stuart A. Ashman will explore the history of Cuban Photography this coming Sunday, February 5 at 2 P.M. ..

90-Year-Old Latina Brings Art to Life and Life to Her Art

Jan. 6, 2012 / By
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Mundo Hispánico, News Report, Johanes Roselló, Translated by Suzanne Manneh,Posted: Jan 01, 2012

Gloria Patiño, 90, is shown with gift cards made from her artwork...

Re-Imagining Alleys: Reclaiming The Space In Between

Dec. 6, 2011 / By
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We all walk past them, some might walk through them, but most of us will try to avoid them when its dark...

Enemies of the People: Finding Humanity in Darkness

Nov. 27, 2011 / By
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Written by John Oliver Santiago, VoiceWaves Youth Journalist.

On November 8, 2011, filmmakers Thet Sambath and Rob Lemkin presented a screening of their award-winning film, Enemies of the People, to an audience at the Beach Auditorium of the California State University Long Beach...