‘Black Males’ Installation Is Back In Oakland And It Couldn’t Be More Timely
‘Black Males’ installation is back in Oakland and it couldn’t be more timely
The acclaimed video installation ‘Black Males’ in Oakland, a dance about gender equality, and a Bay Area bluegrass icon top my Weekend Top 10 list.
1 “Question Bridge: Black Males”: This innovative, immersive video installation received raves when it came to Oakland Museum of California in 2012, and now it is back at a moment when it could not be more relevant. The exhibit created by Chris Johnson and Hank Willis Thomas uses videos of more than 150 African-American men across the country to simulate a wide-ranging and honest discussion on topics ranging from family to inter-racial love to economics and history. Essentially, you …