Posts Tagged ‘intertrend’

Meanwhile, back at the Psychic Temple…

Nov 5, 2014

I returned to the Psychic Temple for the first time in more than a month and construction is picking up pace. The sidewalk has been removed so that it can be rebuilt sturdier than it ever was. (Farewell, prism lights.) Partitions, walls, and electricity are being installed on the third floor. I understand the rafters […]

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Conversations in Place 2014 at The Rancho Los Alamitos

Sep 15, 2014

Thanks to everyone who made the trip to The Rancho Los Alamitos yesterday to enjoy the latest installment of Conversations in Place 2014. In addition to our own Julia Huang sharing her experiences and insights as a transplant in terms of geography and culture who has not only made a home but an impact on […]

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Aaron De La Cruz at Camp Edison (Full Video)

Sep 12, 2014

You might recall our sharing Brandon Shigeta’s short capture of Aaron De La Cruz painting a mural at Camp Edison (interTrend’s temporary office while the Psychic Temple is completed). The entire video is now posted and ready for your viewing pleasure. Enjoy!

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Welcome to Camp Edison

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Aug 25, 2014

The interTrend office has officially moved out of 555 Ocean and into Camp Edison. It’s telling that the pedestrians and drivers who cruise by the old workspace have no idea that anything has happened. Meanwhile, everyone on Broadway–from passers by to businesses–is already wondering where the buzz is coming from. And this is just the […]

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Aaron De La Cruz at the Edison Theatre

Aug 19, 2014

Built in 1917, The Edison Theatre was the Nippon Pool Room and Barber Shop in its earliest years. Since then it has been a sporting goods store, foot clinic, and beauty salon. From 1998-2006, it was home to CSULB’s California Repertory Company. Beginning next week it will be the interim home of interTrend, following the […]

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Meanwhile, back at The Edison…

Jul 17, 2014

Most of the improvements to the Psychic Temple are currently taking place on paper or underground. But what’s going on across the street at the Edison? The venue has been down since 2006 or 2007, but came back to life last year when Imprint hosted its Long Beach: Work in Progress event. The stage and […]

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Works in Progress

Jun 26, 2014

Unmapped cables, pipes, and other stuff have been unearthed under the Psychic Temple, meaning that they have to be brought up to code during the installing of new utilities. I saw our team going into trenches and manholes to take care of business. Hopefully they won’t find any other surprises while they’re underground. Meanwhile, interTrend’s […]

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Women Making a Difference 2014

May 21, 2014

Better late than never. On May 8, The Los Angeles Business Journal hosted the Women Making a Difference Symposium & Awards at the J.W. Marriott Hotel at L.A. Live. The event was designed to recognize businesses and individuals who positively impact the L.A. business community, and naturally included interTrend’s own Julia Huang. Read all about it […]

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interTrend and the Long Beach Museum of Art at the 2014 Long Beach Pride Parade

May 19, 2014

On Sunday, we at interTrend and our friends at the Long Beach Museum of Art collaborated on our first float at the Long Beach Pride Parade and Festival. interTrend Art Director Qingnian Tang provided cell-phone photos and Vice President Jon Yokogawa shared some thoughts about the very cool project. I think it’s great that interTrend […]

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