The Cheech is a new museum in downtown Riverside full of art made by Chicano artists in the community, such as the De Latorre Brothers’ piece “Collidoscope” currently on display upstairs.

The Cheech art museum open now in Downtown Riverside

The Riverside Art Museum (RAM) gained a new member in its family this summer when The Cheech Marin Center for Chicano Art and Culture (The Cheech) opened on June 18. The museum is a private partnership between the City of Riverside, RAM and world-famous comedian and avid art collector Cheech Marin. At almost 61,420 square […]

Illustration event ‘Iridescence’ shares students’ artistic talents

California Baptist University recently held an event called Iridescence: An Illustrated Journey. This is a new showcase to show off our talented illustration students and all the dedication they put into their work. Candace Brabant, adjunct professor of illustration, is in charge of the digital portion of the illustration department and cares a lot about […]

Carly Brunner, freshman illustration major, sketches in her favorite spot at California Baptist University.

Artist of the issue: Illustrator Carly Brunner

Students enrolled in the CAVAD program at California Baptist University are all exceptional artists in their own way. Carly Brunner, freshman illustration major, is one of these students. She describes her work as “free-spirited.” “I create work that reflects my own feelings, and my style is also very similar to my personality,” Brunner said. Brunner […]

Wiktoria Klebowska, junior business major, paints a client’s nails, applying the finishing top coat.

Students share nail services on campus

If you have ever gotten your nails done or taken a friend to get their nails done, you know how expensive it can be. Everything is an upcharge — longer nails, designs, nail removal ­— and it can become tiresome. Some students at CBU have taken it upon themselves to correct this issue by creating […]

Sara George, senior fine arts and art therapy double major, is making a bowl in the ceramic studio.

Artist of the issue: Sara George shapes her way in ceramics

There are many talented art students here at California Baptist University representing many different art forms. Sara George, senior fine arts and art therapy double major,  works in various kinds of art mediums such as painting, drawing and sculpting but has an emphasis in ceramics. George was introduced to ceramics in Germany at a boarding […]

Ceramics students can express themselves through working with clay. Kia Harlan

Students find inner artist through ceramics program

There is a common misconception among people: They wholeheartedly believe that they are not creative. This, of course, is inaccurate as what they are truly picking up on is their lack of skill to implement their creative aspirations. The ceramics program at California Baptist University can grant an individual those necessary skills while fulfilling a […]

Photos printed on sheets hangs around the room that houses the More Dreamers of the Gold

Annie Gabriel Library features student artists

Until recently, there has been alumni art hung in the library for student enjoyment. However, many art majors and creators on campus make pieces daily, and their hard work deserves to be noticed.  Robert Diaz, access service manager at Annie Gabriel Library, has been working on this project of getting current students’ art displayed for […]