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“10,000 Hours” features creative work from graduating students

“10,000 Hours” features creative work from graduating students

November 13, 2017

The School of Art kicked off its Bachelor of Fine Arts fall 2017 show, “10,000 Hours” from 5 to 7 p.m. Sunday night in the student art galleries. The galleries were packed with paintings, illus...

“Becomings” invites viewers to intermingle with art and color

“Becomings” invites viewers to intermingle with art and color

October 31, 2017

Walking through the Max L. Gatov East Gallery of the fine arts building, what stood out most in the dramatically lit room filled with silk sculptures was, oddly enough, my own shadow. “Becomings” is one of the ex...

Art is the new smell and works well with color

Art is the new smell and works well with color

October 4, 2017

They say a picture is worth a thousand words, but what about a thousand smells? Various student artists showcased their work this week in the Cal State Long Beach Max Gatov Gallery in the Fine Arts Bu...

LBCC’s art gallery presents ‘Drawn from Clay’

LBCC’s art gallery presents ‘Drawn from Clay’

September 26, 2017

The gallery’s white walls are decorated with paintings, sculptures and video projections emanating with Mexico, Central and South American influence. With numerous museums scattered across the Los Angeles area, “...

Studio Lights Shine Limelight on Student Art

Studio Lights Shine Limelight on Student Art

September 6, 2017

Showcasing the works of Cal State Long Beach’s Fall 2017 artists, the student art galleries neighboring the university art store have reopened to the public. This week the first five of the 52 studen...

Hamilton for the win

Hamilton for the win

August 30, 2017

At this point you’ve probably heard enough about the hit Broadway play, “Hamilton” to last you a lifetime. Lin-Manuel Miranda’s hip-hop story about the nation’s first secretary of treasury, Al...

POW! WOW! makes Long Beach pop with color

POW! WOW! makes Long Beach pop with color

August 27, 2017

Any true Long Beach local knows that one of the most lively things about the city is its art. Over the summer, a global network of artists under the name “POW! WOW!,” presented it’s annual mural p...

Student thesis films showcased at the Carpenter Center

Carlos Villicana, Assistant Arts and Life Editor

May 25, 2017

Filed under Arts & Life, Events, Fine Arts

Film students’ labor of creativity and dedication to their craft paid off in roaring applause and proud cheers from faculty, family and peers for the graduating class of Film and Electronic Arts at Cal State Long Beach. The Carpenter Performing Arts Center was host to the “Creative Nonfiction” and “Narrative Film” showcases on Saturday, where 26 films, two trailers and one music video premiered to an audience of...