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 Ba√Īuelos 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…

Wk 8-Art Experience-Sketching in the CSULB Japanese Garden

I love going to the Japanese Garden because it’s so peaceful and relaxing. Ever since I’ve been a student at CSULB I go and visit at least once each semester. This semester I’ve been so busy with school and work that I haven’t had time to visit the Japanese Garden until this week. I had…

Wk 7-Artist Conversation-Dulce Soledad Ibarra

Exhibition Information Artist: Dulce Soledad Ibarra Exhibition: Manos De Oro Media: Mixed Media Installation Gallery: CSULB School of Art, Gatov Gallery East Website: dulcesoledadibarra.com Instagram:N/A About the Artist Dulce Soledad Ibarra, twenty-five year old is from Chino, California and¬†is currently living in Long Beach, California. She is an undergraduate student in the School of Art’s…

Wk 6-Art Experience-Zine

I did¬†my zine on material from my School Health Program (HSC 430) class. I decided to do it on that because I have a midterm coming up and I knew it was going to help me study. The entire process of creating my zine was very productive. I would work on one page worth of…

Wk 6-Artist Conversation-Sheila Garrett Rodriguez

Exhibition Information Artist: Sheila Garrett Rodriguez Exhibition: Were We Even Here¬† Media: Installation with Mixed Media and ¬†Embroidery Gallery: CSULB School of Art, Gatov Gallery East Website:¬†sheilagarrettrodriguez.com Instagram: sheilagarrettrodriguez About the Artist Sheila Garrett Rodriguez is a graduate student in the School of Art’s Fiber Program at CSULB. She also has a Bachelor’s of Fine…