Long Beach Museum of Art’s Vitality and Verve: Transforming the Urban Landscape Exhibition Now Extended Through October 25
Exhibition Features Gallery Wall Sized Murals and Multi-Media Installations by a Select Group of National and Internationally Renowned Urban Contemporary Artists
Long Beach, CA – Due to the increased attendance and awareness, The Long Beach Museum of Art (LBMA) will extend its latest exhibition Vitality and Verve: Transforming the Urban Landscape through Sunday, October 25. The exhibition focuses on current developments in the growing field of urban contemporary art. It features site-specific ephemeral murals and multi-media installations by established and emerging cutting-edge artists who demonstrate the skilled and nuanced application of their craft.
Participating artists include: Aaron Horkey, Alex Yanes, Andrew Schoultz, Audrey Kawasaki, Brendan Monroe, Brandon Shigeta, Cryptik, Esao Andrews, Greg ‘Craola’ Simkins, HOTTEA, James Bullough, Jeff Soto, John S. Culqui, Low Bros, Meggs, Nosego, Nychos, Saber, Tristan Eaton, and Jason Scroggin.
The Vitality and Verve exhibition was one of several locations in Long Beach during the summer that featured mural art. POW! WOW! Long Beach 2015, an inaugural art festival celebration, featured mural projects, gallery shows, and exciting programming – throughout downtown and nearby locations. The festival ran the week of June 21 – June 28, 2015. Vitality and Verve was made possible in collaboration with Thinkspace and Pow! Wow!