Thursday, April 15, 2010

May Day - The Second Coming

Time: Saturday, May 1, 2010 at 7:00pm-2am

 Location: The Oakland Noodle Factory
Street: 1255 26th Street @ Union St.
City/Town: West Oakland, CA

A Thousand WordZ presents...

a night filled with mixed genre arts & artists, a thriving community of creative folks raising awareness, & creative fundraising for Haiti relief. Bring your check book to purchase art.
Cost: $10 sliding scale (MORE INFO:
Enter and you will find art, photography, DJ's, live music/bands, delicious food and beer (by donation) made by local brewers to raise funds for clean water, medical supplies & food for Chileans, New Orleaners & Haitians in need... for a night (and $10) well-spent!
Join us in celebrating diversity & community from 6pm to 12am in the Theater with after parties to follow.
~ Design & Support:
•reFRACTion -and- Lux Capacitor (lighting and audio),
•Digital Bliss Productions -and- Ridah Ridah Entertainment
~ Sonic Art:
Weather Pending; Artemis; Return to Mono; Con Brio; Divasonic; Mixed Nutts; Tangria – Membane’s Eleven; DJ's: Possibly Tim Lumen of Groovera Radio; Big Willie; Manny Black; Fridaylove...+ more to come...
(most art is for sale ~ a 25% percentage of proceeds donated to benefit)
Lauren Stower; Maia Ayana; SooozyhQ; etc.
~ Live Photography:
Lauren Stower; Ploom; etc.
~ A Thousand WordZ:
Atiim Chenzira; Reshma Azmi; CS Novus; more TBA
~ Local 365 Crew: Paintings TBA
~ Project Elefont Crew: Paintings
Chris Granillo, Lorenzo Vasquez, Manny Fresh ,Ajene Moss, Jon Nagel
~ Live Art crew:
A Thousand WordZ artists; Local 365; and Project Elefont.
~ Live Projection:
Lauren Stower; Strength Through Unity; Etc.
~ Tasty Art:
Hood Chefz, Maete/Sweet Deserts, and Pat Brown

Monday, April 5, 2010

"Down the Rabbit Hole"- solo show featuring Renée Castro April 10th

OXENROSE is pleased to present an exhibition of new paintings by Bay Area artist Renee Castro.

Opening Reception:

SATURDAY April 10th 7:30pm-10:30pm
OXENROSE- 448 Grove St- San Francisco, Ca 94102
Serving food and drinks
Musical Performances by:
DJ Raw Sugar
DJ One Chance
The upcoming show at Oxenrose will feature Castro's work on many mediums in addition to paper and pen, she has a series of large wooden playing cards inspired by the Queen of Hearts in Alice in Wonderland, delicately drawn pictures against unfinished wood. She will also be completing a live painting during the opening reception and there will be an installation by the artist and long time collaborators April Perez and Chris Granillo.