Possibly – Jazze Belle

i’m a lil homesick this week for family and friends back in NYC. “Possibly” is a Afrofuturist escape by the homies, Jazze Belle. every time i watch, i’m soothed by Taylor Simone’s voice, inspired by the visuals, and filled with a boost of heartfelt love for the rooftop scene! i love seeing my friends shine! forever Black joy y’all.

 

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5/5 in residence w/S.P.A.C.E. Collective

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We’re back, presenting old and new works, and taking up space at a week-long residency on CCA’s Oakland campus. Thanks to student-run collective S.P.A.C.E. Residency, we were invited to install a show in Shaklee Gallery A21, located in the Sculpture Department. We’re also having our first artist talk at the closing reception tomorrow, Friday 10/20 at 7pm.

The Linguistic Overlap of Color Theory and Racism | Interview w/Tomashi Jackson

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While studying painting and printmaking at Yale University, Tomashi JacksonĀ noticed that the language Josef Albers used to describe color perception phenomenon, in his 1963 instructional text Interaction of Color, mirrored the language of racialized segregation found in the transcripts of education policy and civil rights court cases fought by Thurgood Marshall and the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund (LDF).

Read moreĀ here.