september, 2020

23sep8:00 pm9:00 pmImagine Freedom: Art Works for Abolition8:00 pm - 9:00 pm City of Oakland - Local Government

Event Details

How are artists actively using their art to take part in the abolish police and prison movement?

Host Pendarvis Harshaw will interview featured Bay area artists and Art curator Ashara Ekundayo about the upcoming show and auction titled “Imagine Freedom: Art Works for Abolition.”

They will discuss Critical Resistance and the over twenty year movement for abolition to dismantle the systems of prisons, policing and surveillance, which heavily targets Black life and other people of color in the United States. Artists and speakers will share reflections on how art plays a role in the catalyst for change.

Image Credit: Erica Deeman

Time

(Wednesday) 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Location

City of Oakland - Local Government

1 Frank H Ogawa Plz

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