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CONJURE CIRCLE” Opening Night Ceremony & Procession

Omi Gallery at Impact Hub Oakland is presenting a series of social practice creative artivist events under the title #ConjureCircle in conjunction with the “Who Taught You How To Love Yourself? Black Womyn!” exhibit up at Omi Gallery featuring multi-media by @April Martin w/ prints by Oree Originol

Omi Gallery presents
“CONJURE CIRCLE”
Opening Night Ceremony & Procession for
“Who Taught You How To Love Yourself? Black Womyn!”

Thursday, August 6, 2015
6pm
#SayHerName Procession begins at Broadway and Grand Ave (BRING Banners, Drums)

7-10pm
“Conjure Circle” – Dinner, Dialogue, Performances

An evening of food, libation and multi-generational storytelling, performance art, and discussion aimed to amplify the voices of womyn, call-out the intersectional nature of state violence in order to organize against it, and utilize creative arts practice as healing and educational modalities. #SayHerName

+ Multi-media by April Martin and prints by Oree Originol in “Who Taught you How to Love Yourself: Black Womyn,” inspired by a powerful action by Black Womyn Bay Area organizers of #SayHerName who reclaimed the African women’s tradition of bare-chested protest. (Art Exhibition runs through August 29th).

Free! CLICKHere to RSVP

Hosts:

Ashara Ekundayo, Melonie Green, Chelsea Elisabeth Ware, Eb Brown, April Martin, Oree Originol

Featuring:
Samba Funk Funkaquarians | Elizabeth Summers |Kharyshi| ChE (Chelsea Elisabeth) |Ophelia & Reek Bell| #SayHerName Bay Area Organizers & MORE!

CONJURE CIRCLE Sponsors & Community Partners:

Akonadi Foundation, NAMAC, Impact Hub Oakland, #BlackLivesMatter, Black Magic Arts Collective, BlackOUT Collective, Young Gifted & Black, KGNU – Hard Knock Radio/ The Women’s Magazine, KQED Arts, Favianna.com, PechaKucha_OAK, BYP100, Care Strategies

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Date & Time

06 August 2015 | 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm

Location

OMI Gallery at Impact Hub Oakland

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Entry Fee

Cost for Members: FREE

Cost for Non Members: FREE

Updated on 17 July 2015