Posts Tagged as "Arts"

Pioneer of Chicano Art Still Going Strong in Bay Area

Apr. 29, 2012 / By
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New America Media / Richmond Pulse, Profile, Edgardo Cervano-Soto, Posted: Apr 29, 2012

Xavier Viramontes is a nationally renowned printmaker whose prints impacted many political movements and social justice campaigns during the 1970’s...

Beautifying the Community with Art

Apr. 13, 2012 / By
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DHF Youth Group created this and several murals in South Kern./ Photo by BERENICE SANCHEZ/South Kern Sol

By CLARA BRUNO/South Kern Sol

LAMONT–With paintbrushes in hand the Dolores Huerta Foundation Youth Group has done it yet again...

Cuban Music Still Thriving, Still Unheard in U.S.

Apr. 10, 2012 / By
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New America Media, Question & Answer, Jacob Simas, Posted: Apr 09, 2012

Editor’s Note:  From charanga to son to timba, Cuba has long been a country world-renowned for its distinct musical styles and traditions...

Long Beach Candidate Forum, March 21

Mar. 19, 2012 / By
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The Arts Council for Long Beach, in partnership with Arts for LA, will hold a Candidate Forum on Wednesday, March 21, 2012, from 6:00pm-9:00pm. ..

The Fascinating Life of Isabel Allende

Mar. 11, 2012 / By
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A prestigious panel of scholars will discuss the varied influences on author Isabel Allende’s life and writing, including her New York Times bestseller, Zorro, on Saturday, March 17 from 2:00 p.m.– 4:00 p.m...

Leadership Long Beach Arts Day 2012

Feb. 19, 2012 / By
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Leadership Long Beach is a nonprofit organization which conducts an intensive 10-month course on personal leadership skills and understanding of the unique opportunities and challenges of the Long Beach community. ..

Christine Nguyen: Something Magic

Feb. 19, 2012 / By
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by Sander Roscoe Wolff, Long Beach Post

 Impossible Moon is the creative team being featured this Saturday from 7 to 9:30 PM at the opening reception of Dream Spaces at The Collaborative gallery...

Nominate Artists & Arts Leaders for Distinguished Arts Awards

Feb. 3, 2012 / By
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Arts Council for Long Beach Invites you to Nominate Artists & Arts Leaders for Distinguished Arts Awards

Do you know an artist, arts leader, arts patron or volunteer who deserves to be recognized for their contributions to our cultural vibrancy?..

Legacy: The Art of Mike “Dream” Francisco

Feb. 1, 2012 / By
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Silicon Valley De-Bug, Event, Abraham Menor, Posted: Feb 01, 2012

Editor’s Note: Mike “Dream” Francisco’s art brought together the worlds of art and activism...

Bakersfield Pride an opportunity for advocacy

Jan. 26, 2012 / By
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Adriana Garner/By JOSE 'PABLO' ANTONIO

BAKERSFIELD–The Bakersfield Pride Festival was filled with booths, people, and of course, a sea of the rainbow from flags hanging or waving and products with the rainbow print on them...

Street Singer is A Warm Light in The Shadow Economy

Dec. 16, 2011 / By
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New America Media, News Feature, Ellison Libiran, Posted: Dec 13, 2011
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. – Street performers have always furnished the busy arteries of the city...

Exchange and Evolution: Worldwide Video Long Beach

Nov. 27, 2011 / By
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Exchange and Evolution: Worldwide Video Long Beach examines and highlights key moments from the video program at the Long Beach Museum of Art between 1974 and 1999, and organizations and individuals who collaborated with the Museum...