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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...

In Photos: ‘Race and Othered’ embraces differences

In Photos: ‘Race and Othered’ embraces differences

Brenna Enos, Staff Writer

September 24, 2018

Filed under Arts & Life, Fine Arts, Showcase, Today

"Raced and Othered" is the latest artwork in the School of Art from 12 Long Beach State students of color with the mission to initiate conversations about what it means to be an "other." All students are...

“Odd Things” combines different art styles to create a unique ceramic exhibit

“Odd Things” combines different art styles to create a unique ceramic exhibit

September 19, 2018

In many art exhibits, it is the similarities in artwork that brings a gallery together. But for Long Beach State ceramics majors Althea Fultz, Corrie Wille and Yoon Hwang, the dissimilarity in their arti...

Iconic childhood toys provide more than meets the eye

Iconic childhood toys provide more than meets the eye

September 12, 2018

While reminiscing over their childhoods, Long Beach State illustration majors Sarah Massie and Crisselle Mendiola thought about the iconic toys that defined their youth. From Bratz dolls to Furbys,...