DIRECTORY

880
An examination of Interstate 880 as an intermediate space: between languages and experience, history and present, dislocation and locatedness, as well as literally between media.

Analogue Underground
Five songs by iconic Oakland artists, collected and performed by Chris Stroffolino.

B.A.R.G.E. Reports
Reports from the Bay Area Research Group in Enviro-Aesthetics, a loose collective of writers, artists, filmmakers, and critics.

Backyard Gardens
Photographs of West Oakland residents who began growing their own food with the help of the community-based urban non-profit, City Slicker Farms. Photographed by Julie Plasencia.

Canoizonata
An EP of headphones-recommended phonephonies from Oakland-based artist Chad Lietz.

Deep Oakland Editions
Original texts by Oakland-based writers brought to you by Deep Oakland.

East Oakland Church Project
The church buildings presented here are the physical manifestations of actively engaged communities functioning in East Oakland.

Gas Station Project
A series of photographs focused on gas stations in West Oakland, Downtown, Lake Merritt and Glenview. Photos from Spring 2009.

Graffito
A selection of graffiti and mural work from Oakland.

Hidden Creeks & Streams

His Name is Oscar Grant
Archiving independent media and community response to the shooting of Oscar Grant.

International Blvd. Portrait Project

MacArthur Blvd. Portrait Project
In spring 2006, three photographers wandered along MacArthur Boulevard (between Fruitvale and Seminary Avenue), capturing an intimate “portrait” of the East Oakland storeowners and businesses in a district locally known as the Macarthur Corridor.

Meditations on the Oakland Public School System
An accumulation of classroom field recordings and feedback by Travis Johns

My Oakland

Oakland 1946!
Oakland 1946! was a site-specific theatrical reenactment of the 1946 Oakland General Strike, the last general work stoppage in U.S. history. An archive of materials from the reenactment are collected here.

Oakland Living History Program
The Oakland Living History Program (OLHP) is dedicated to recording the stories of individuals who have witnessed substantial change in Oakland, California.

Oakland Schools

Oakland Small Press & Zine Archive
An archive for small press activity in Oakland

Occupy Oakland

Portraits of Oakland
A video exploration of Oakland's many one-block streets and avenues

Posters, Handbills & Flyers
A collection of posters for events in Oakland

Stop the Injunctions Coalition
A diverse group of concerned community members fighting the proposed gang injunction(s) in Oakland.

Studio Visit
A selection of work by Oakland-based artists.

Vintage Cards of Mills College
Vintage postcards dating from 1903 to the WWII era, drawn from the personal collection of Tonianne Nemeth.