Closing Celebration for Illuminations: Dia de los Muertos 2011

Join us for live music by Classical Revolution, performances by exhibiting artists and the Oakland Improv Collective, and an artist market.

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Man as Object: Reversing the Gaze

Opening reception with artwork dedication & performance, November 4, 6–9PM.


Gathering the Embers: A Dia de los Muertos Tribute Show

A multi-disciplinary, multi-language showcase of song, story and performance on Saturday, October 22.


Feast of Words: A Literary Potluck

Ron Ragin and Amara Tabor-Smith illuminate the cultures which underlie our eating practices. Eat, write, and share with us on Tuesday, October 18.


Opening Reception for Illuminations: Día de los Muertos 2011

Live music, interactive performance, and the unveiling of altars and installations by more than 80 artists. Friday, October 7, 6–9PM.


HeartGifts: Artists Supporting Doctors Without Borders

A live & silent art auction featuring art by Bay Area artists to support Doctors Without Borders. Saturday, September 24th.


Interpreting Art History through 3D and Interactivity

Tonight in the free zone of the de Young Museum! A special installation by Rio & René Yañez and performers from Oakland Improv Collective and Circus Bella celebrating the life of Pablo Picasso. Pose for photos with characters from Picasso’s life.


Changing Neighborhoods, Changing Lives

Rebuilding Together fundraises for seniors through an interactive party where you can learn to fix a leaky sink, apply a “venetian plaster” finish to your walls, or dress the part at the “Be A Builder” photo booth.