Something to remember, as we enter a new year: Yesterday's history, Tomorrow is a mystery and Today is a gift, that's why it is called "the present". [Via]

Wednesday, November 14, 2007

Two films featuring our neighbors

You are cordially invited to a premiere screening of two films produced and directed by Harold Lawrence featuring Internationally-acclaimed Oakland artist Bruce Beasley and Award-winning Journalist/Publisher Paul Cobb

Wednesday, November 14th, 7:30pm
James Moore Theatre
Oakland Museum of California
Oak at 10th Street

The Conversation
– Sculptor Bruce Beasley and longtime civic activist Paul Cobb discuss their partnership as community activists in West Oakland during the turbulent 1960s.

Citizen Artist – The life and work of sculptor Bruce Beasley are explored in the video originally commissioned by the Oakland Museum of California for a retrospective of his career.

Reception to follow films
Bruce Beasley, Paul Cobb and Harold Lawrence will be in attendance.

The programs will be broadcast on KTOP/Cable Channel 10, the City of Oakland’s government channel during December 2007.