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Occupy: The Plein Air Story in Oakland at Joyce Gordon Gallery

Occupy: The Plein Air Story

When: November 2 – Dec 1st, 2012
Opening Reception: First Friday, November 2nd, 6-9pm
Occupy Poetry: Saturday, November 3rd, 3-5pm
Panel Discussion: November 24th

Where: Joyce Gordon Gallery
406 14th St (12th St. Bart Exit)
Oakland, Ca. 94612

Who: Anthony Holdsworth, Jessica Jirsa and John Paul Marcelo
with guest artists, Tomye and award winning photographer,Rick Rocamora

For more information please contact:
Curator: Eric Murphy -
Gallery: 510.465.8928

Joyce Gordon Gallery presents “Occupy: The Plein Air Story”, an exhibition marking the anniversary and historical events of the Occupy Movement from the perspective of three Bay Area plein air painters.

More than two years ago, movements around the world challenging the economic inequalities of a “Pareto Principle” like system resulted in what we now call the Occupy Movement. As major movements emerged in San Francisco and Oakland, Ca., three plein air painters entered the scen…
November 2012 Daylong Meditation
Saturday, November 10, from 9am to 5pm 

The sangha's regular teachers. Rebecca Dixon, Anthony Rodgers, and Paulette Chanco, will lead this
day of continuous, silent practice with alternating periods of sitting, walking, and dharma talks.

This retreat is suitable for people at all levels of experience, who feel ready to practice for eight hours.
Register online.
Saturday, November 10, from 9am to 5pm
United Methodist Church,
2311 Buena Vista Ave, Alameda, CA 94501

The church has comfortable chairs, and you may bring any sitting supplies you want.
 Also bring a bag lunch to eat in silence. Please come 15 minutes early to settle in.
To make this event available to all, and to provide an opportunity to practice generosity,
 this event is provided on a donation basis.