Extra Credit- Museum Visit- Long Beach Museum of Art

Over the weekend my friend Chelsea and I visited the Long Beach Art Museum off Ocean Blvd. We had a great time despite the small size of the museum and would recommend it to others as it is only $6 for students! The museum held two galleries, one titled “Who Is She?” by Terry Braunstein and the other called “Layer by Layer” by Barbara Strasen. … Continue reading Extra Credit- Museum Visit- Long Beach Museum of Art

Extra Credit- “One More” Drawing

For this activity, you asked students to pick one of the previous projects from weeks 1 through 12 and to go more depth with it. So for my extra credit I chose to analyze and discuss how it was to draw, based off the activity “Drawing Automatic. I picked this activity because I have always considered myself a mediocre drawer and have always believed that … Continue reading Extra Credit- “One More” Drawing

Wk 14- Artist Conversation- Lourdes Martinez

Within Werby Gallery lies a single art piece done by Lourdes Martinez. Not much can said about it as it as minimalist as can be- a glass frame holding a contrasting square of green and purple in the center and stood upon a wooden base. This piece was called “Figment”. Martinez is a photography major and will be graduating later on in this school year … Continue reading Wk 14- Artist Conversation- Lourdes Martinez

Wk 14- Classmate Conversation- Mikel Soco & Velen Garcia

For this week’s final classmate conversation we were asked to speak in groups. With my long time friend Mikel, we ran into Velen outside the Gatov West gallery. Velen is a third year and a sociology major who hopes to become a social worker one day. She says that she really wants to help those who face domestic violence which is why she even wants … Continue reading Wk 14- Classmate Conversation- Mikel Soco & Velen Garcia