Wk 15-Art Experience-Finger Painting

I really enjoyed this art activity because I was able to do anything as long as I finger painted. The idea of having no subject was pretty liberating because I didn’t have anything specific that I had to paint. Like for the graffiti activity, we had to do our name in bubble letters and that…

Wk 15-Artist Conversation-Sam Mederios

Exhibition Information Artist: Sam Mederios Exhibition: Chess Set Media: Wood Gallery: CSULB School of Art, Marilyn Werby Gallery Website: N/A Instagram: N/A About the Artist Sam Mederios is an undergraduate student in the School of Art’s Sculpture Program at Cal State Long Beach. He is a senior and is close to graduating from the program….

Wk 14-Art Experience-Instagram

This week’s art activity had to do with IG posting. As I was looking back at our Art110 hashtag, I seen a lot of different pictures. The IG postings consisted of places around CSULB, selfies, selfies with snapchat filters, food, drawings, paintings, shoes, flowers, christmas ornaments, cats, DOGS (🐶❤️) and much more. Although the pictures…

Wk 14-Classmate Conversation-Marissa Sar

This week I spoke to Marissa Sar, a second year at Cal State Long Beach. She is currently undeclared but she is hoping to pursue a career within the health field. Marissa is involved at CSULB and it part of the Flying Samaritans Club. This club has an emphasis in the health field which focuses…

Wk 12-Artist Conversation-Connor O’Brien

Exhibition Information Artist: Connor O’Brien Exhibition: Mentia Media: Video projection Gallery: CSULB School of Art, Dr. Maxine Merlino Gallery Website: miliapictures.com Instagram: N/A About the Artist Connor O’Brien is an undergraduate student in the School of Art’s Photography Program at Cal State Long Beach. He is a senior and is almost ready to complete his…

Wk 11-Classmate Conversation-Samantha Gomez

This week I spoke to Samantha (Sam) Gomez, a second year at Cal State Long Beach. She is currently undeclared but she is planning to declare her major to Kinesiology. Sam enjoys sports tremendously that she has participated in multiple sports in the past years. She has been in cross country for three years, played soccer…

Wk 11-Artist Conversation-Caryn Aasness

Exhibition Information Artist: Caryn Aasness Exhibition: N/A Media: Fiber, textile Gallery: CSULB School of Art, Dr. Maxine Merlino Gallery Website: N/A Instagram: levelyellowproblemchild About the Artist Caryn Aasness is an undergraduate student in the School of Art’s Fiber Program at Cal State Long Beach. She is a senior and is almost ready to complete her…

Wk 10-Art Experience-Social Network

I did my own Social Network of some of my friends and family relatives. The orange lines indicate friendship and the green lines indicate they are family members. 1)I think the term “social network” is a combination of both real life (RL) friends as well as the friends I connect on cyberspace. However, I do believe…

Wk 10-Artist Conversation-Daniela Ionescu

Exhibition Information Artist: Daniela Ionescu Exhibition: La Blouse Roumaine Media: natural silk, hemp, cotton, thread, wool Gallery: CSULB School of Art, Gatov Gallery East Website: N/A Instagram: N/A About the Artist Daniela Ionescu is a graduate student at Cal State Long Beach. She is currently pursuing her Master’s degree in Art History. Daniela is originally from Romania and…

Wk 9-Art Experience-Art Care Package

I decided to send this art care packages to 22-year-old Lizette Cabrera from Riverside, CA. Lizette was my best friend from middle school. I say was because after our 8th grade promotion she moved away and I didn’t hear from here until few months ago. I found Lizette on Instagram about 6 months ago and…

Wk 9-Artist Conversation-Daniel Bonilla-Vera

Exhibition Information Artist: Daniel Bonilla-Vera, Dalia Bañuelos Exhibition: Infraction Media: Photography, Yarn Gallery: CSULB School of Art, Dr. Maxine Merlino Gallery Website: dbvphotography.com Instagram: dbvqp About the Artist Daniel Bonilla-Vera is originally from the Central Valley. He is an undergraduate student at CSULB majoring in Studio Art. He is currently in the process of applying to the School of Art’s Photography…

Wk 8-Classmate Conversation-Stephanie Valdivia

This week I spoke to Stephanie Valdivia, a second year at CSULB. Her major is Criminal Justice and she is thinking of possibly being a probation officer. She currently works at Papa Johns as a delivery driver. Her coworkers aren’t that great as her zine, “to the jack asses at work” reveals. As for the question of…