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In Photos: Holiday Art Sale includes handmade student art

In Photos: Holiday Art Sale includes handmade student art

December 5, 2018

The School of Art galleries is the temporary home for the 51st student-run Holiday Art Sale. The sale comes just in time for the holiday season with various handmade items from student artists from Long...

Artist explores an interesting coping mechanism with ‘Witti-Schism’

Artist explores an interesting coping mechanism with ‘Witti-Schism’

November 27, 2018

For many, paper-cutting is a task, whether it’s cutting out paper for a class poster board or creating intricate snowflakes for festive dorm room decor. But third-year Illustration Bachelor of Fine A...

In Photos: Artist dives into personal conflicts with hints of comedy

In Photos: Artist dives into personal conflicts with hints of comedy

November 27, 2018

"Witti-Schism" at Long Beach State’s School of Arts Galleries features a series of paper-cut and clay sculptures in a theme of witticism, a witty remark and schism, a division between two things. Th...

In Photos: Artist explores the notion of ‘reap what you sow’

In Photos: Artist explores the notion of ‘reap what you sow’

October 30, 2018

Metals and Jewelry Bachelor of Fine Arts major Jojo Solo explores death and deconstruction in her exhibit, "Reap." In her gallery, Solo tackles themes laced with tones of animal and environmental issues...

‘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...

In Photos: Ceramics student explores the inner workings of her mind

In Photos: Ceramics student explores the inner workings of her mind

October 8, 2018

Long Beach State senior ceramic arts major Diana Nguyen explores the inner workings of her mind through her exhibit "Seeking Equilibrium." This installation features several wooden boxes strung together by...

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...

“Race and Othered” uses cultural individuality in art exhibit

“Race and Othered” uses cultural individuality in art exhibit

September 26, 2018

“It’s an awkward conversation but the fact of the matter is, our institutions tend to be very white,” said Álvaro D. Marquez, Long Beach State graduate student and co-curator of the latest School...