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“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...

Theatre Department Chair Jeff Janisheski talks upcoming season and ‘Ghost of Lote Bravo’

Theatre Department Chair Jeff Janisheski talks upcoming season and ‘Ghost of Lote Bravo’

Tashfina Rahman, Staff Writer

September 17, 2018

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

During the fall semester, California Repertory, the theatre company at Long Beach State, will host a variety of diverse productions. The first show that Cal Rep will be putting on this semester is “...

In photos: School of Art galleries

In photos: School of Art galleries

Brenna Enos, Staff Writer

September 17, 2018

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

Gallery "Odd Things" by Corrie Wille, Yoon Hwang and Althea Fultz showcases a broad range of work that the three believe to be very dissimilar in style. Due to the vast difference in artistic practices,...

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,...

Circus spectacles brought to life

Circus spectacles brought to life

Brenna Enos, Contributing Writer

September 11, 2018

Filed under Arts & Life, Fine Arts

Growing up in South Korea, Juyeon Yang lived in a society that she believed devalued women. She recalled the times when her grandfather wouldn't allow her to do certain things as a child; she wasn’t able ...

In photos: School of Art galleries

In photos: School of Art galleries

September 10, 2018

Senior illustrating majors Sarah Massie and Crisselle Mendiola travel back in time to their childhoods with their toy themed art gallery “Show + Tell.” Centered around the idea of reflecting youth...