This Sunday, March 1, from 2:00PM to 4:00PM, the University Art Museum at Cal State Long Beach will be hosting a Family Day not to be missed, where children can learn about the profound and moving biology behind native California plants and their pollinating partners, bumblebees, by walking through the immersive underground nest installation in Jessica Rath’s A Better Nectar and participating in plant-based art projects.
Long Beach Comic Expo, in partnership with Geekfest Film Fest, the world’s first traveling film fest, and comic writer, rock musician and TV personality, Jesse Snider will host its largest show ever, the sixth annual expo at the Long Beach Convention Center starting Saturday, February 28 through Sunday, March 1.
WE Labs’ Inaugural WE Show was the grand addition of a collaborative and accessible space for local artists to showcase their work, meet other artists and art connoisseurs, and most importantly, sell their work. WE Labs is now accepting submissions for artists and guest curators for WE Show II.
The five working artists who were chosen to receive the Professional Artist Fellowship this year will be the Arts Council for Long Beach's first class composed entirely of women. The grant honors local artists who "live, work or actively create in Long Beach and demonstrate an active exhibition and/or production record of at least three years."