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June 11, 2018 Embrace: Emerging Artists Showcase Curated by Mona Webb Eastside Arts Alliance, 2277 International Blvd., Oakland Tix: $12 – $20, NOTA Ticket Link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/embrace-emerging-artist-show-tickets-45282870284 MULTIDISCIPLINARY Creating Queer Community Program This year’s Emerging Artists Showcase is a kaleidoscope of wonder, intrigue and Queer investigation. This interdisciplinary multimedia journey into Queer discovery is one of […]

June 10, 2018 Presented by ARTS Q! and Qcc A Roof Over My Head AAACC, 5pm Tickets: $12 – $20.00 sliding scale, NOTA Follow ARTS Q! On Facebook Ticket Link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/roof-over-my-head-tickets-45128534662 MUSIC / THEATER Creating Queer Community Program and Black Family Reunion Program An original musical by Tommi Avicolli Mecca and Alison C Wright reflects […]

June 9, 2018 APICC, Bindlestiff & Qcc Memorya BINDLESTIFF, 5pm door show starts at 5:30pm Kreatibo Tickets: $15-25 Ticket Link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/memorya-tickets-45127968970 Memorya weaves voices of elders and emerging artists into narratives of collective strength and wisdom. Performances explore stories of working class Filipinos balancing tensions between blood and chosen family, displacement and belonging. Queer elders […]

June 3, 2018 MUSEic – A Love Affair Between Art & Sound Somar Bar Oakland, 3 – 9pm April Scott – the Artist & the DJ Tickets: $5, NOTA Ticket Link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/museic-a-love-affair-between-art-sound-tickets-45127682112 Join us for Muse-ic #3 – A Love Affair Between Art & Sound. This time we celebrate influential queer women and women of […]

June 2,2018 Audacious IAM and Qcc present: Pr3ssPlay Poets’ The State of Black Bodies EASTSIDE, 7:30PM Tickets: $15 – $20 Ticket Link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/pr3ssplay-poets-the-state-of-black-bodies-tickets-45054228410 The State of Black Bodies is a poetic and interdisciplinary stage production, explores the beauty and audacity of the Black Body. This performance examines the current state of blackness in America and […]

June 1, 2018 Co-Sponsored by Swagger Like Us, Caliber DJs, SOMArts & Qcc TECHNOTIHUACAN SOMArts Cultural Center, 7pm Tickets: $20, limited number of free tickets for community members in need Ticket Link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/technotihuacan-tickets-45054129113 Facebook.com/TechnoTihuacan TechnoTihuacan combines live DJing and Video Art remixing into a living, digital mural exploring the intersectional story of Latinx contemporary life. […]

May 31, 2018
Doors Reception Opening: 7pm
Show: 7:30pm
Humanist Hall, Oakland

Performing Visible Resilience is an immersive visual arts exhibition and performance showcase featuring the stories and works of LGBTQ Asian Pacific American artists.

May 26, 2018 San Francisco International Arts Festival, Bahiya Movement, SevanKelee Boult & Qcc present Weighted Acceptance Fort Mason / Fire House, 6pm Tickets: $25 Ticket Link: www.sfiaf.com Weighted Acceptance is a collaboration of dance, music and poetic storytelling that explores the inter-sectional oppressions faced by People Of Color. This multidisciplinary performance piece seeks to heal […]

Previous Workshop Attendees can apply up to three times for a commission to appear in the National Queer Arts Festival (NQAF). The theme of the 2018 NQAF is Resist! Deadline: September 5th for Non-Workshop Attendees and September 25 for Workshop Attendees. Please download a copy of the Application.  If you have any questions about your […]

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July 9 & 11 Creating Queer Community July 9, 2pm – Oakland/Qulture Collective, 1741 Franklin St. wheelchair accessible July 11, 6:30pm – San Francisco/LGBT Community Center, 1800 Market St wheelchair accessible FREE QCC began operating  “Creating Queer Community” in 2000 by awarding 5 small commissions ranging from $500 to $1500.   Since then, QCC has commissioned […]