Long Beach public art
The Arts Council for Long Beach seeks Long Beach artists for an upcoming photography exhibit, Nomadic Exposure, to showcase the numerous public art installations throughout the city of Long Beach. All photos must be taken with a mobile phone camera. Discreet, quick and readily accessible, the lenses in such phones let professional and amateur photographers [...]
Councilmember James Johnson, the Port of Long Beach and the Arts Council for Long Beach invite residents to celebrate the grand opening of the first 4 acres of Willow Springs Park on Thursday November 1, 2012. The grand opening celebration will include a free jazz concert. Bring your picnic basket, lawn chair, and blanket and [...]
Councilmember Patrick O’Donnell, 4th District, the Long Beach Redevelopment Agency and the Department of Parks, Recreation and Marine invite residents to the grand re-opening celebration of Orizaba Park on Saturday, January 21, 2012 at 12:00 pm. Following several months of renovation, Orizaba Park has additional amenities and 1.1 acres of new parkspace, for a total [...]
The Long Beach Redevelopment Agency, in partnership with the Arts Council for Long Beach, announces the dedication of a new permanent public art project for The Promenade on Tuesday, November 22, at 11 am. Image Emergence: Promenade of the Clouds by Craig Cree Stone is an integrated public artwork located on the south block of [...]
The Long Beach Redevelopment Agency (RDA), 8th District Councilwoman Rae Gabelich, the Department of Parks, Recreation and Marine, and the Arts Council for Long Beach announce three new art installations in North Long Beach.
Councilmember Robert Garcia of the 1st District, the Long Beach Redevelopment Agency (RDA), Downtown Long Beach Associates (DLBA) and the Arts Council for Long Beach invite the community to the dedication of new neighborhood street banners in the East Village Arts District. The event will take place Tuesday, September 27 at 10:30 a.m. in front [...]
The Arts Council for Long Beach received a $10,000 grant from the Los Angeles County Arts Commission to cultivate a new donor base while commissioning artists to create new artwork for The Collaborative, a cultural facility and exhibition space in Downtown Long Beach.
The Arts Council for Long Beach is passionate about activating underutilized public spaces. On Saturdays June 11 and 18, the space located at the corner of Ocean Blvd. and Lime Ave. and the site of the public art installation Chantilly Clad will come alive with live music, symposia, interactive workshops, and more, all free to [...]
Long Beach is the largest city to date to join the challenge asking residents to conserve water At a press conference at the Aquarium of the Pacific today, Mayor Foster announced that he accepted the Wyland Mayor’s Challenge for Water Conservation and asked the City of Long Beach to make online water conservation pledges at [...]
Public art is a community asset that expresses a places positive sense of identity and values. The Long Beach Redevelopment Agency (RDA), in partnership with the Arts Council for Long Beach (ACLB), announces the installation of a new permanent public art piece downtown. Sea Grass by Barbara Grygutis, a large-scale sculpture that captures the ebb [...]