Art Clout is proud to announce the artists selected to be in the show FRESH, held in collaboration with Long Beach Creative Group. The show will run from May 21 to June 18. There will be two openings, one on Saturday May 21, and the other on Sunday May 22,Continue Reading

Painting Long Beach

From the Long Beach Creative Group: “Long Beach has a population diverse in every way imaginable—age, culture, and identity. The artists selected for Painting Long Beach reflect our city in all its diversity. There are 44 artists, all unique in their experiences and inspirations. This open-call exhibit attracted a wideContinue Reading


Art Clout is proud to announce an exhibition of work by local artists in collaboration with Long Beach Creative Group. Art Clout sees this as a strategic and mutually beneficial partnership which will serve to connect Art Clout artists with the gallery’s existing attendees, and introduce Art Clout artists andContinue Reading

Art Clout Social Hour

Come drink and make merry with your fellow Long Beach artists at the reopened Elinor Drinkery and get in on a special early announcement for those in attendance!Continue Reading

dave clark

Shoebox Arts, an artist supports network based in LA, recently interviewed our very own Dave Clark for their blog–go to this link to learn more about Dave and his art.Continue Reading

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The Long Beach Creative Group presents “Points of View”, a group show opening on Sunday, February 13, and running through Saturday, March 12. The exhibition features work by Andrew Dickson, Yulia Gasio, Vladimir Goryachev, Samantha Minear Carroll, and Roxanne Sexauer. All are local artists who share a connection to CSULBContinue Reading


The exhibit highlights the work of 40+ local artists and invites the community to different interpretation of their experiences with the ocean, whether imaginatively, nautically, scientifically (environmental, biological, ecological), or for entertainment. “The sea has shaped almost every aspect of life on the planet and is an important part ofContinue Reading

Social Hour 11/3/21

Join the Art Clout crew at Ambitious Ales on Nov. 3rd for a long overdue Art Clout Social Hour.It’s been a minute since we have all been able to get together, talk shop, commiserate over horror stories, and engage with fellow LB artists and friends. So come join us forContinue Reading

LBOST 2nd Weekend

Pics of some of the studios from the second weekend of the Long Beach Open Studio Tour, encompassing the Signal Hill/Bixby Knolls/California Heights/Uptown areas. Lots of exciting art to be seen. List of participating artists/studios: Scott BurchardSusan HartmanCarol KronBonnie McCarthy Billy MitchellBob RosenfieldJaime Sabatte Jamie SandbergRobin SmithPhilip Smith Forijen ArtMixedContinue Reading

LBOST 1st weekend

Here are some photos and videos from the first weekend of the LB Open Studio Tour, which covered the Zaferia/ Rose Park/ Eastside areas. Although we couldn’t make it to everyone’s studios, we thought it was a great start to the Tour! List of participating studios/galleries: Mike BiagiottiMarka BurnsMic BurnsCodyContinue Reading

LBCG 2nd Annual Exhibit

The Long Beach Creative Group/Rod Briggs Memorial Gallery is dedicated to providing local artists with an opportunity to display their work in one of few galleries in this city. Once a year we exhibit the artwork of our members. Our Second Annual LBCG Exhibit is opening on May 23, and running weekendsContinue Reading

LBCG Call for Small Works

The Long Beach Creative Group presents an open call for small works. The theme is open ended; we are interested in the current trends in Long Beach. Eligibility: artists who reside in Long Beach, Signal Hill, Lakewood, and San Pedro. Artists who grew up in these communities but no longerContinue Reading

The LBCG/Rod Briggs Gallery is proud to present, Under Construction: “The Port in Paintings and Photographs. The exhibition will run from April 3rd -May 1. Sat-Sun. 1-4 . Contact Person:  Marka Burns, Long Beach Creative Group. Phone and text: (562) 400-5166. Artists: Helen Werner Cox, Kathryn Babcock, Sarah Arnold,Continue Reading

Now that our USPS Art Project has come to an end, we wanted to share a summary about it so all the participants can know how they were able to make a difference. FYI, this project was inspired by the original USPS Art Project, which is still going strong. AllContinue Reading