Posts Tagged as "culture"

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...

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...

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. ..

Bakersfield Pride an opportunity for advocacy

Jan. 26, 2012 / By
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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...

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...

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...

Unique Collaboration Brings the Cambodian American Story to Life

Nov. 25, 2011 / By
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International Examiner, News Report, Roxanne Ray, Posted: Nov 25, 2011
Following the recent production of Michael Golamco’s play “Year Zero” by SIS Productions, the Cambodian American immigrant experience is again on stage...

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...