Chapel of the Chimes Artist Manuel Alvarez Crafts His Perfect Ending

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Chapel of the Chimes Artist Manuel Alvarez Crafts His Perfect Ending

After three decades, the longtime urn engraver is retiring — sort of.

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Black to Yoga Aims to Make Yoga Accessible for Black and Brown Bodies

The four Black women behind the Oakland organization don't want yoga to be seen as a 'white thing.'

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West Edge Opera Decamps to Richmond in its 38th Season

'Pelléas and Mélisande,' 'Mata Hari,' and 'Quartett' entice and provoke.

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Shotgun Players' 'White' Dives into Racism and Cultural Appropriation in Art

With sincere and raw performances, the play inspires questions and self-examinations.

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The Oakland Museum of California's Newest Exhibit Celebrates 50 Years of the Oakland Athletics

'Homegrown Heroes: Oakland A's at 50' looks at the history of the A's, focusing on the 1989 World Series.

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The Richmond Museum of History Grows to New Heights Under Executive Director Melinda McCrary

McCrary works to inspire civic pride and cultivate a stronger connection with the Richmond community.

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Photographer Stephen Loewinsohn Captures Oakland from Above

Using a drone, the man behind the @peoplelooklikeants Instagram account shoots places ordinarily impossible to reach.

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The Body Political Burlesque Revue Portrays the Reality of the Human Body

Instead of promoting fantasy, these Bay Area performers explore race, sexuality, weight, and more.

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