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Joshua Garcia

in Long Beach

Keeping the Dream Alive

PRESENTED ON MAY 31, 2018
IN LONG BEACH @ VOL 9

Joshua GarciaInspiredlbc presents “Keeping the Dream Alive”.
 A great story lined up that will involve past, present, future - and art, family, inspiration and motivation.

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When The Dream Changes

BY LUCAS CHANG
@ VOL 6 ON FEB 06, 2015

Lucas Chang talks about his motivation to move away from his big company position and spend more time with his daughter. He does this by pursuing his passion and dream of becoming an entrepreneur,

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Mele Murals

BY ESTRIA MIYASHIRO
@ VOL 24 ON AUG 14, 2015

Estria Miyashiro is an internationally recognized muralist and the co-founder and Creative Director of The Estria Foundation (TEF), a nonprofit organization using art in public to transform communities and bring attention to important local issues. TEF creates innovative public art projects and education programs using art in public as a catalyst for community engagement.

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Hanging by a Thread: Keeping Traditional Arts Alive

BY ASHLEY RIECK
@ VOL 16 ON DEC 04, 2015

As an artist Ashley Rieck continually tries to maintain balance in her life. Spending most of her adolescence in South Dakota and the Midwest, she was fortunate to have a few special women that were willing to teach her traditional arts. From baking bread to cross stitch and embroidery, Ashley is fascinated with everything. Ultimately drawn to cross stitch and string art as it allows her to really focus on the task at hand and makes her use the analytical side of her brain. Over the years she has experimented with different ways to express herself through string.

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A Dream Preserved

BY ELEE EGZ
@ VOL 35 ON SEP 01, 2015

Elee Egz is a Hip-Hop musician, conceptual artist, gallerist, curator, documentarian, community organizer, health & wellness promoter, youth advocate, street-interventionist, social-entrepreneur, and proud Leo from Harvey, Illinois.

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My Inspirations

BY TIM HUMPHREY
@ VOL 10 ON FEB 25, 2016

The Australian artist Tim Humphrey shares things that inspire him as an artist and a person.

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Dare to Dream Yoga

BY RACHELLE KERNEN
@ VOL 15 ON FEB 17, 2017

Rachelle Kernen presents her passion for yoga and describes how she and her partners use yoga as a force to bring community together.  With the creation of Dare to Dream Yoga, her group has given the gift of free yoga and taken it to the streets to make this healing art available to the public.

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Do it as soon as you dream it

BY NAZREEN MOHAMAD
@ VOL 4 ON APR 15, 2017

Nazreen Mohamad shares the story of HAUS Kuching, the creative community centre, came to be despite having few resources at hand.

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College Radio: Alive and Kickin'

BY JULIANNA TULLOS
@ VOL 23 ON MAY 11, 2017

Julianna Tullos gives an in-depth look at Knoxville's only terrestrial college radio station, WUTK, and discusses that not all radio is created equal. While working at the University of Tennessee college radio station, WUTK, in college in 2005, Julianna grew to appreciate the eclectic environment of radio, and odd-balls that fill it. Over a decade later, college radio is still just as relevent and important, providing a creative outlet, promoting community awareness, and providing a platform of expression for students and Knoxvillians.

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A Community Dream

BY YEE LEE VUE
@ VOL 5 ON MAR 06, 2018

Yee Lee Vue works at the Appleton Public Library as the Adult Services and Engagement Librarian. She owns two businesses, is currently working on her doctorate degree, and creates Hmong children's books. Her talk is titled 'A Community Dream.'