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The Willie Lynch Variety Show, Fri. 8/7, 6p-9p

Posted by | Events, Exhibits, Oakland | August 05, 2015

A solo exhibition examining stereotypes in the media using a variety of socially provocative mixed media creations. Milton Bowens, a.ka. Milton 510, has become not only a great artist in his own right but a very powerful public speaker and community activist. In the fight to keep ART a vital part of public education and […]

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Tupac Birthday Celebration, Sat. 6/20, 8p-12a

Posted by | Events, Exhibits, Oakland | June 04, 2015

Oakstop is honored to host the annual birthday celebration of Tupac Amaru Shakur! Please join us on Saturday, June 20th from 8pm – 12am, as we celebrate a legacy of arts and activism with an evening of Tupac’s poetry, music, and close friends. The event will be hosted by 2pac’s close friend, Money B, of […]

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Oakstop Taking Ownership and Sharing Space (Interview)

Posted by | Oakland, Press, Workspace | April 08, 2015

Oakstop was recently featured in an article on a new blog title, What’s Happening Black Oakland about the changing landscape in Oakland, particularly around real estate and community displacement. What’s Happening Black Oakland is a resource for black people to connect with and inform each other about transformative work happening in the Oakland black community. […]

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Oakstop Nominated for Oakland Indie Awards!

Posted by | Oakland, Oakstop Members | April 07, 2015

Oakstop has been nominated for an Oakland Indie Award in the Innovative Newcomer Category!! Celebrate the businesses and artists who make Oakland great at the Oakland Indie Awards! Live music, good eats, an Indie Marketplace featuring local vendors. The Oakland Indie Awards is an economic development initiative of Beneficial State Bank and Foundation that aims […]

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Your Workplace Training Video @ Oakstop!

Posted by | coworking, Oakland, Oakstop Members, Video | March 31, 2015

Our friends over at News Hangover just released this funny, yet insightful video about workplace politics and workplace etiquette, that they filmed entirely at Oakstop. Take a moment to watch the video and see all the great ways that they’ve incorporate our space and all of the beautiful artwork into the aesthetics of the video. […]

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Mellow Love From Oakland… Thurs. Feb 19

Posted by | Events, Oakland | February 17, 2015

7:00pm – 11:00pm A Celebration of Love! Socializing, Live Performances, Champagne, Good Vibes. Let us share our love of music with you so that you may go forth spread more LOVE. Hosted by the Beautiful Sonia Whittle isokecustomdesigns.com takiyahsuhail.com

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Oakstop Turns One!

Posted by | coworking, Events, Exhibits, Oakland, Oakstop Members, Press | February 03, 2015

They say the first year of business is the hardest, and it looks like we’ve made it through!! Please join us for a big party celebrating our 1 year anniversary and all of the members and contributors who have made Oakstop possible! The event coincides with the grand opening of the Black Artists on Art […]

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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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