Start date: April 3, 2015
End date: April 17, 2015


Arab Resource & Organizing Center (AROC), Art Forces, Eastside Arts Alliance and Critical Resistance present an art exhibit and discussion, Re-Visions: Black and Brown Resisting State Violence, Commemorating Palestinian Prisoners Day.

ART EXHIBIT: Friday April 3rd, Oakland First Friday, 5:30-9pm 

ROUND TABLE DISCUSSION: Friday April 17th, Palestinian Prisoners Day, 6-9pm

Re-Visions art exhibit and round table discussion draws connections between community struggles and cultures of resistance to challenge state violence, policing and prisons.  Re-Visions will be used to inform curriculum that will be made  accessible to the community as part of the Oakland Palestine Solidarity Mural Project’s “Off the Wall”  programming.


Rachel Herzing

Sagnicthe Salazar, Xicana Moratorium

Rabab Abdulhadi, AMED, Ethnic Studies, SFSU

Kiwi Illafonte, Mass Bass, San Quentin ROOTS program 

Malcolm X Grassroots Movement

Moderated by: Maisha Quint, Eastside Arts Alliance

The art exhibit will feature work from:

All of Us or None, AROC, Art Forces, Asian Prisoners Support Committee, BAYAN-USA, CAL Students for Justice in Palestine, California Coalition for Women Prisoners , Critical Resistance, Dignidad Rebelde , Eastside Arts Alliance, Eman Mohammed, Fred Alvarado, Haiti Action Committee , Juan Fuentes, Malcolm X Grassroots Movement, Middle East Children’s Alliance , Micah Bazant , Nidal Elkhairy, Oceania Coalition of Northern California, Omiiroo, Onyx Organizing Committee, Oscar Lopez Rivera, Xicana Moratorium and many more.

Venue: Uptown Body and Fender, Across from Oakland Palestine Solidarity Mural

Location: 401 26th St, between Telegraph and Broadway, Oakland