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Imitating Life: Posing questions to local artist Rick Frausto

October 10, 2014

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Cory Bilicko Managing Editor You could say that Long Beach resident Rick Frausto is one of the rare and lucky members of the creative community— he makes art full-time. “Being a full-time artist is like being in school," he says. “It requi...

Imitating Life: Artists pose questions to first-time curator

September 5, 2014

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Cory Bilicko Managing Editor If you follow this column, you already know that I profile a different artist each week, grilling them about their processes, techniques, training and inspirations. This time around, however, since the show I'm curating opens this we...

Artist Chris Miller reflects on three months in LBMA’s basement

August 29, 2014

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Cory Bilicko -Managing Editor- In the cellar of the Long Beach Museum of Art one recent Friday afternoon, I met Chris Miller, who was winding down his residency there. Miller had been the museum's artist in residence since...

Imitating Life: Old, discarded family photos get resurrected by children and adult artists in gallery exhibit

August 15, 2014

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[slideshow_deploy id='24725'] When artist and Signal Tribune managing editor Cory Bilicko walked into the Long Beach Depot for Creative Re-use one Saturday afternoon last spring, he was seeking inspiration from the bins of odd o...

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