Randolph Belle

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RBA Creative is a design, communications and consulting firm, which provides a comprehensive offering of services for corporate, government and nonprofit clients. 

CREATIVE SERVICES

Our creative services include graphic design and photography, along with web development and media production through a host of talented affiliated creative professionals. In addition to creative services, RBA provides a full range of print services including marketing and collateral materials, publications, tradeshow displays, large format outputs and fine art reproductions.

  • Full-Service Digital and Offset Printing
  • Brochures and Business Packages
  • Fine Art Reproductions
  • Graphic Design
  • Branding and Corporate Identity
  • Publication Design and Production
  • Photography

DESIGN PORTFOLIO

 

CONSULTING SERVICES

Our consulting practice is built on trust, in-depth content expertise, and the long-standing cross-sectoral relationships that we’ve developed over the past 25 years.  Drawing upon these relationships, we are able to guide our clients, forge strong partnerships and reach diverse communities, while providing innovative solutions to complex challenges and achieving mutual benefits. Our focus areas include economic and community development, real estate and infrastructure development, and the arts.

CONSULTING PRACTICE AREAS • Community Outreach and Engagement • Engineered Community Benefits Strategies • Technical Assistance


OUR SPACE

In addition to serving as the business headquarters for RBA Creative, we also use the space as a place to convene diverse sectors of the community and advance the creative economy. We like to think of the space as a business development center for the arts -- fertile ground for making new and productive connections and a place for artists and creatives to thrive in their work.

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CO-WORKING AND EXHIBITION SPACE AVAILABLE
FOR ARTISTS AND CREATIVE PROFESSIONAL

RBA Creative provides access to shared work space for creatives with the goal of creating a mutually beneficial and supportive environment with an opportunity for business development. Benefits of membership include access to exhibition and production space, wifi and printers, shared marketing services, discounts on business services and workshops, and flexible hours. 

CANDIDATES

Ideal candidates for co-working at RBA include studio artists and photographers with an active practice; experienced multimedia and web developers with an existing corporate and nonprofit client base; nonprofit cultural institutions; and consultants  working in the creative economy. Geared to individuals and groups who are ready to take the next step in building their creative enterprise, RBA provides fertile ground with significant business development resources.

FACILITY

The facility is located in a highly visible, ground level, storefront in the Laurel Merchant District on MacArthur Blvd. The District is home to many new businesses and restaurants, and the surrounding neighborhood demographic is well aligned for a successful creative anchor site.

MEMBERSHIP PACKAGES (Introductory Prices)

Studio Production- $250

  • 10 hours of studio rental

  • Scheduled client meeting time

  • 10% off fine art reproduction and business services

  • Additional studio time at member rate of $15/hour

  • Co-working hours from 9 am-6 pm, M-F

Exhibitors- $75

  • 4 interchangeable works of art

  • Scheduled client meeting time

  • Low 10% commission on sales initiated by RBA Creative

  • Member rate of $25/hour for studio rental for copy work- paintings, sculpture, products

  • 10% off fine art reproduction and business services

  • Co-working hours from 9 am-6 pm- $25/month


RBA CREATIVE CO-WORKING INTEREST FORM

Contact Person *
Contact Person
Include general overview, years in business, primary clientele (corporate, nonprofit, other), services provided, specialties and required facilities.

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STUDIO, WORKSHOP AND SPECIAL EVENT SPACE RENTAL

RBA Creative's studio space is available for rent daily and hourly, along with special events and workshops. Amenities include continuous lighting, seamless backdrop, media screen, food prep and changing areas.

 

Studio Rental

Hourly rate for non-members- $35
4 hour block- $120

 

Workshops and Special Events and

4 hour block- $300

 

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EXHIBITIONS

Exhibitions at RBA Creative include a range of member's work and other local fine artists. We also make our front display window available for installations by local artists and community groups.

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ABOUT RBA Creative

RBA Creative was founded by Randolph Belle in 2007. Randolph's wife, Erica, joined the family business in 2017 to assist with an expansion. RBA is proud to be affiliated with a host of businesses that enable them to provide a comprehensive offering of creative and consulting services. 

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Erica and Randolph Belle

Erica and Randolph are the principals of RBA Creative - Erica serving as Chief Operating and Finance Officer and Randolph- enough has been said about him elsewhere on this site. Let's give it a break.


RBA Affiliates

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Kelley Nayo Jahi

Kelley is the owner of Nayo Partners and is a valued partner with expertise in technical assistance, social marketing and business development.

 


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RBA Creative is a partner of Artists Uniteda nonprofit organization inviting artists of every medium, every genre, every stripe to share and exchange knowledge, access high-powered, collective tools, and embrace new ways of working together as a global force for good. Our mission is to empower individual artists to create excellent art and to unite all artists to create social change. We are based in the United States, headquartered in Oakland, CA, but our network and reach are worldwide. Artists who work alone create art. Artists who work together create change. Visit www.artistsunited.net.