Long Beach Gregorio Luke
Councilmember Roberto Uranga has teamed up with world-renown lecturer Gregorio Luke and Mariachi Imperial to present the popular Mariachi Under the Stars multimedia lecture in Long Beach this Saturday, July 18th.
Gregorio Luke will end his summer series “Mural Under the Stars” at the ArtExchange (ArtX) on Saturday, August 23rd from 8pm-midnight. With the urban landscape as the backdrop; attendees will experience an evening of live music, stunning images projected on a large screen, an enlightening lecture, and a chance to view the work of local artists.
In this show Gregorio Luke will discuss the significance of the navel in art and mythology and present images of the world’s most beautiful belly buttons from Venus and Aphrodite, Jane Fonda and Raquel Welch to Madonna and Shakira.
For the second year, The Long Beach Playhouse celebrates Valentine’s Day with a presentation by Gregorio Luke. This lecture explores the intimate connection between sex, eroticism, and love. It includes examples of love and eroticism in literature, from ancient texts like the Kama Sutra to contemporary authors.