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CompArte to SolidarizArte: Festival of Rebellious Colors
Date Sunday July 31
Time 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location Details
Omni Oakland Commons 4799 Shattuck Ave, Oakland, CA 94609
Event Type Concert/Show
Organizer/AuthorTodd Davies
CompArte to SolidarizArte:
Festival of Rebellious Colors

Sunday, July 31, 2016 | 2:00–5:00 p.m.

At the Omni Oakland Commons
4799 Shattuck Ave, Oakland, CA 94609

$5.00–$20.00 donation requested | No one turned away for lack of money

Sponsored by the Chiapas Support Committee.

Program + Open Mic
  • Emory Douglas, artist & former Black Panther Party Minister of Culture
  • Caleb Duarte, artist
  • PoesíaMaríaArte, poet
  • Andrew Kong Knight, artist who is shaking up the electoral system with his piece on Trump
  • arnoldo garcía, community poet
  • Poets Etecia Brown (Letthemflourish), Stephanie Wong,
  • Painters: Yadira Cázares; Caleb Duarte; Emory Douglas, Talleres Populares 28 de Junio, Jhovany Rodriguez

CompArte means share your art of living whole, in struggle for beauty, community & deep justice for all.
Come make art & revolution, poetry, music, hip-hop with the Zapatistas, with Black Lives Matter, with the Ohlone on whose lands we live on, with our community of communities, in Oakland, July 31 at the Omni Oakland Commons.

Bring your poems, your art, your guitars, your violins, your songs, your dance and moves
Bring your body, spirit and mind

Together we will make the earth tremble and remake ourselves as whole peoples, a community of communities, a dream of dreams of justice & liberation.

Added to the calendar on Monday Jul 18th, 2016 5:44 PM
§CompArte/SolidarizArte: Festival of Rebellious Colors
by Chiapas Support Committee (cezmat [at] Tuesday Jul 12th, 2016 4:08 PM
Omni Commons Ballroom, 4799 Shattuck Ave., Oakland, CA 94609

The CompArte/SolidarizArte is part of the worldwide Zapatista CompARTE Fesitval. The program includes (initial confirmations):
Spoken Word Artists: Arnoldo Garcia; Letthemflourish's Etecia Brown; Stephanie Wong, Poesía MariArte.
Painters: Yadira Cázares, Andrew Kong Knight, Talleres Populares 28 de junio, Jhovanny Rodríguez.
Caleb Duarte and Emory Douglas will display their Zapantera Negra art, as well as their own works.
Also: Music and Videos.

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