Archive for the ‘Exhibits’ Category

Black Artists on Art: Grand Opening, Fri. Feb 6th

Posted by | Exhibits, Oakland, Oakstop Members | January 21, 2015

A group exhibition celebrating multiple generations of artists featured in the Black Artists on Art book series, originally published in 1969 by Dr. Samella Lewis. The Legacy Exhibit celebrates the 46th anniversary of Black Artists on Art Volume 1 and commences a series of activities that will surround the new books in their development phases. […]

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First Friday Artist Talk with Abba Yahuda, Dec 5th

Posted by | Events, Exhibits, Oakland | December 04, 2014

Please join us for this second reasoning session with Abba Yahudah as he breaks down the historical, geographical, and spiritual logic of Rastafari; both as a movement and state of mind. The talk is based on Abba Yahudah’s recent book, “A Journey to the Roots of Rastafari: The Essene Nazarite Link” Our last reasoning session […]

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James Gayles Book Celebration, July 11, 6p-10p

Posted by | Events, Exhibits, Oakstop Members | July 09, 2014

Please join us on Friday July 11th in celebration of Emmy-Award winning artist James Gayles’ first book launch. “Reflections” is a collaboration of James, Pochino Press and more than 20 national and international writers hailing from cities as diverse as London, Tokyo, New York, Addis Ababa, Taipei, and of course, Oakland. Each writer interpreted one […]

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Oakstop + Art Murmur = Art + Conversation, June 6, 6p-9p

Posted by | Events, Exhibits, Oakstop Members | June 05, 2014

Stop press! Oakstop has been officially accepted into the Oakland Art Murmur! We’re hella excited and celebrating with an evening of art, food, and a conversation with our current exhibiting artist, Bryan Boutwell. Based on Boutwell’s educational seminar titled The Strength of Vulnerability and its Relationship to the Pursuit of our Dreams,  the artist conversation will be […]

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Oakstop May First Fridays, May 2, 7-10p

Posted by | Events, Exhibits, Oakstop Members | April 30, 2014

Celebrate with us: Come to Oakstop this Friday, May 2nd to celebrate the launch of the new Oakstop “West Wing” gallery space featuring a debut exhibit by Bryan Boutwell, a visual artist who has just recently landed in the Oakland Arts scene. This will be the first of many rotating art exhibits in Oakstop’s […]

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