The Bridge is Steel Here

Today the Oakland Museum of California launched its Bay Bridge Steel program, in which they’re looking for architects, designers and creative types...

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First Friday: Jennifer Johns

First Friday: Jennifer Johns

Join us this First Friday for the purpose and passion of Jennifer Johns , plus a preview of tracks from her upcoming release “Chronicle of the Aqua...

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Valerie Troutt

Valerie Troutt

This Friday, March 7. First Friday at Oaklandish, with Valerie Troutt and Dion Decibels. 7-10pm Valerie Troutt – Biography Bay‐area born and bred, ...

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Anthony Holdsworth Interview

Anthony Holdsworth Interview

How did you get here? How did you start painting, and why were you drawn to Oakland? I started painting seriously in Florence, Italy while helping ...

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What’s going on, Oakland?

What’s going on, Oakland?

What’s going on in Oakland? This First Friday, Youth Radio has the answer. Earlier this year, the Kennedy Center asked them to remix Marvin Gaye’s ...

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Reflections of Healing

Reflections of Healing

Maybe you’ve seen them in storefronts around town: enormous, colorful portraits of Oakland’s unsung local heroes. The paintings are part of artist ...

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