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Contemporary choreography collaborations

Contemporary choreography collaborations

Ashlee Blosser, Contributing Writer

February 14, 2017

Filed under Arts & Life, Events, Fine Arts

Imagine it is the end of last August and the fall 2016 university semester has just begun. You have been inspired by a personal experience, aspects of history — or even by the human mind.   ...

Finding diamonds in the rough

Finding diamonds in the rough

February 14, 2017

The student art galleries at Cal State Long Beach are home to a collaboration between a student artist painting abstract profiles on canvas, and one who paints portraits on abstract surfaces. Senior...

Painting the roses red

Painting the roses red

February 8, 2017

For a student artist with the dream to one day make a living off of his work, La Rosa says getting exposure is the most important factor. Ironic perhaps, that he would prefer us not to expose his real n...

Brothers in Armchairs

Brothers in Armchairs

February 8, 2017

Wait, what? Why is the exhibit about the Frank Bros. furniture emporium over at the University Art Museum getting so much attention? Why is Brian Trimble, curator of education at UAM saying that the opening reception...

Fibers ties together art and craft

Fibers ties together art and craft

February 6, 2017

Bright colors interweave as part of the fabrics that twist down to the floor and vibrant felt pouches hung pinned to the walls. The display is of Cal State Long Beach grad student Mimi Haddon’s fiber ...

12th annual GLAMFA expedition is underway at CSULB.

12th annual GLAMFA expedition is underway at CSULB.

Sommer Dalton, Staff Writer

February 1, 2017

Filed under Arts & Life, Fine Arts

The ever-evolving world of art is captured in the 12th annual Greater Los Angeles Master Of Fine Arts expedition, held at the Cal State Long Beach art galleries. This year, the event kicked off the start o...

UAM opens anticipated Frank Bros. exhibit

UAM opens anticipated Frank Bros. exhibit

January 29, 2017

Long Beach residents who hear “Frank Bros.” might automatically think of a furniture store; however, Frank Bros. was far more than that. It was a family-oriented establishment that focused on unique designs ...

Top 5 Long Beach museums

Top 5 Long Beach museums

Jason Enns, Arts & Life Editor

January 29, 2017

Filed under Arts & Life, Fine Arts

Today over 30 museums across Southern California, including prominent spots such as The Getty and The Museum of Tolerance, are opening their doors to visitors free of charge. None of the local museums i...