Community Ofrenda Building 2022: Celebrating Día De Los Muertos with OMCA

Oakland Asian Cultural Center 388 9th St. #290, Oakland, CA, United States

OACC is inviting you, our neighbors, to join in creating our 2022 Community Ofrenda! We are participating in the Oakland Museum of California's Día De Los Muertos celebration and we want to include our friends and family in our collaborative ofrenda build. OACC’s ofrenda is dedicated to those who have passed during the pandemic and […]

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Distant Journeys of Cultural Exchange

Oakland Asian Cultural Center 388 9th St. #290, Oakland, CA, United States

This exhibit highlights journeys of cultural exchange the indigenous people of Taiwan embarked on in the distant past and more contemporary times. Through object storytelling, viewers will begin by retracing prehistoric canoe-based trade networks that once flourished between peoples of Taiwan and Southeast Asia, and how Southeast Asian artist & curator Anthonie Tumpag draws upon […]

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Uncommon Ground: Write Now! SF Bay’s New Anthology

Oakland Asian Cultural Center 388 9th St. #290, Oakland, CA, United States

READINGS • VISUAL ART • WRITING WORKSHOP Featuring readings by Avotcja, C. K. Itamura, Tureeda Mikell, Shizue Seigel, Kimi Sugioka, and Janice Hom. Artwork by Adrian Arias, Salma Arastu, Lorraine Bonner, Mark Harris, Wanda Sabir, Josué Rojas, Twin Walls Mural Company. Followed by an interactive creative writing workshop with the audience. Co-sponsored by  Eastwind Books […]

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CRESCENCIANA Book Talk: Connecting with our Ancestors’ Narratives

Oakland Asian Cultural Center 388 9th St. #290, Oakland, CA, United States

Back in San Jose, Lola and I started drawing and painting together. I’d read somewhere that art was a form of therapy with seniors, so we gave it a try. Lola made watercolor paintings, and when they dried I drew her memories on top of them. We called ourselves The Lola x Kenneth Collaboration. When […]

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Lunar New Year x Black History Month: Celebration of Black & Asian Solidarity

Oakland Asian Cultural Center 388 9th St. #290, Oakland, CA, United States

    You can livestream this event by clicking here. LANGUAGE AND ACCESSIBILITY We will have interpreters for ASL translation during the performances in the auditorium. There will be accessible seating for any wheelchair users. If you have any accessibility needs, please email programs@oacc.cc or let an OACC staff member know at the event. Volunteering Interested in volunteering for the event? […]

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PEONY AMOUR – Sultry Ecstasy and Frosty Agony: Book Talk with Raymond Chong

Oakland Asian Cultural Center 388 9th St. #290, Oakland, CA, United States

Raymond Douglas Chong (Zhang Weiming) was born and raised in Los Angeles, and is sixth generation Chinese American. His family roots in America extend back to California Gold Rush (1849 to 1855), First Transcontinental Railroad (1865 to 1869), Boston Chinatown (1891 to 1926), Imperial Restaurant at Central Square in Cambridge (1923 to 1936), Kubla Khan […]

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