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Conscious Collection brings artists of marginalized groups together

Conscious Collection brings artists of marginalized groups together

December 9, 2018

Murmurs of conversation and contemporary music filled the University Student Union Room 100 as the Conscious Collection art exhibit kicked off. Conscious Collection was released last Thursday by Assoc...

Sculpture artist ignites an explosive exhibit

Sculpture artist ignites an explosive exhibit

October 23, 2018

Watching the opening “Star Wars” crawl was not something Matthew Dehnel experienced until he was 10 years old. Unlike many 10-year-olds however, Dehnel was not entranced by the storyline or characters ...

In Photos: Students become immersed in a Fallout Shelter-inspired installation

In Photos: Students become immersed in a Fallout Shelter-inspired installation

October 22, 2018

Senior sculpture major Matthew Dehnel's exhibit "Greetings from America" features video, signs, brochures, food cans, nuclear bomb fused sand and more in an atomic age inspired gallery. In this e...

In Photos: Graduate student uses humor to translate through his art

In Photos: Graduate student uses humor to translate through his art

October 15, 2018

Combining mixed material sculptures and stop-motion video, Master of Fine Arts graduate student Aaron Brown explores different art themes all laced with a bit of humor. Brown's exhibit is one among se...

Student artists display pieces at the Long Beach Airport for visitors on the move

Student artists display pieces at the Long Beach Airport for visitors on the move

October 14, 2018

Long Beach State and The Long Beach Airport partnered to showcase student artist’s work on display for people rushing to and from the airport Sept. 21. This exhibition was made possible by the adm...

‘Seeking Equilibrium’ explores an artist’s mind through a web-like art installation

‘Seeking Equilibrium’ explores an artist’s mind through a web-like art installation

October 9, 2018

Hanging from the ceiling and interconnected like the neurons of a brain, Long Beach State ceramics major Diana Nguyen’s installation exhibit features ropes, chains and boxes that act as a mind map in...

Artists show ‘reflections’ of real people in the LGBTQ+ community

Artists show ‘reflections’ of real people in the LGBTQ+ community

October 2, 2018

To some, Long Beach State senior Riley Natividad’s painting “19” might look like a typical portrait, but for Natividad it’s his self-portrait, highlighting melancholy blue tones and bright red cheek...

In Photos: ‘Reflections’ showcases the beauty in sexual identity

In Photos: ‘Reflections’ showcases the beauty in sexual identity

October 1, 2018

To portray the inner and outer beauty of the LGBTQ+ community without romanticizing the subjects, "Reflections" welcomes all to learn about and normalize the LGBTQ+ community. Long Beach State artists Bi...