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51st Annual Holiday Art Sale sells one of a kind art pieces

51st Annual Holiday Art Sale sells one of a kind art pieces

December 4, 2018

Junior communications major, Joy Watanabe, picked up a pair of handcrafted silver earrings, placed it back down then glanced at minimalistic earrings shaped like an elongated “u.” She, like many of the ...

Wires, cords and laptops create music

Wires, cords and laptops create music

November 30, 2018

Instead of completing homework and assignments on their laptops, the four students of the Laptop Ensemble choose to create music with them. The students self-composed and performed five pieces at the Ge...

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...

Cal Rep play tackles discrimination of women in latest play

Cal Rep play tackles discrimination of women in latest play

November 7, 2018

The stage floor of the Studio Theater was littered with multi-colored confetti when suddenly the prop gate was raised upwards, transporting the audience to a place that tackles the misogyny of the cur...

Student art galleries replace regular exhibitions with grad student critique week

Student art galleries replace regular exhibitions with grad student critique week

Brenna Enos, Arts and Life Assistant Editor

November 6, 2018

Filed under Arts & Life, Fine Arts, Showcase

The School of Art galleries at Long Beach State changed up the typical student exhibitions this week, with a special Graduate Critique Week located in the Fine Arts Building on campus. The weekly themed...

In Photos: Artists get community feedback

In Photos: Artists get community feedback

November 5, 2018

All five galleries in the Fine Arts Building contain artwork from a variety of Master of Fine Art students in this weeks Graduate Critique Week. The week allows MFA graduate students to receive feedback on...

CSULB’s Opera Institute presents its annual Opera Masterpieces show

CSULB’s Opera Institute presents its annual Opera Masterpieces show

Sahara Barba, Staff Writer

November 5, 2018

Filed under Arts & Life, Fine Arts

The powerful voices of the CSULB Opera Institute filled the Gerald Daniel Recital Hall on Nov. 3 and 4, for its Opera Masterpieces show as the performers acted out scenes from various operas. To set the theme for the sho...