Posts Tagged as "Art"

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...

Exhibit Shines Light on Protest Posters

Nov. 7, 2011 / By
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Peace Press Graphics 1967 — 1987: Art in the Pursuit of Social Change

University Art Museum, California State University, Long Beach through December 11, 2011
Love-ins, teach-ins, sit-ins, demonstrations, and marches: the two decades between 1960 and 1980 saw an explosion of protest and action towards social change...

Music To My Ears

Nov. 7, 2011 / By
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Music has been called the universal language, the medicine to the mind, and more. This is especially true when people personally connect to the lyrics...

MEX/LA: “Mexican” Modernism(s) in Los Angeles, 1930-1985

Nov. 2, 2011 / By
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MEX/LA: “Mexican” Modernism(s) in Los Angeles, 1930-1985 is part of Pacific Standard Time. This unprecedented collaboration, initiated by the Getty, brings together more than sixty cultural institutions from across Southern California for six months beginning October 2011 to tell the story of the birth of the LA art scene...

Dancing With Sophiline

Oct. 18, 2011 / By
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Video by Cheeravath Aphipunyo, Sophinarath Cheang, and John Oliver Santiago.

Come with VoiceWaves into a rehearsal with renowned choreographer Sophiline Cheam Shapiro and her Khmer Arts Ensemble.  ..

Backstage with Khmer Arts

Oct. 16, 2011 / By
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Commentary by VoiceWaves Project Director + Executive Editor Prumsodun Ok.  Photos by VoiceWaves Youth Journalist John Oliver Santiago...

Rhyme and Reason: Thoughts from Falealili

Oct. 6, 2011 / By
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Ben Falealili’s “Put Your Guns Down”.

Ben Falealili is a 22 year-old spoken word artist. He was born in Oakland, California, but raised in west Long Beach...

Bunsorng Tay: Maintaining Cultural Legacies

Aug. 26, 2011 / By
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Written By Sophinarath Cheang, Voicewaves Youth Journalist

Bunsorng Tay in his home.

Bunsorng Tay is sixty-three years old...