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GearBox Gallery – Oakland Style Week event with Oakland Tech Fashion Academy
October 21 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pmFree
Join us at GearBox Gallery for an artistic showcase as we present an exhibition featuring sculpture by Linda Ellinwood, paintings by Diane Williams and a special inner room installation by Katayoun Bahrami. As part of the Visit Oakland Style Week, our gallery will also host a display highlighting the incredible talents of Oakland Technical High School Fashion students. This event not only celebrates the fusion of creativity and skill but also pays homage to the Fashion and Interior Design Academy’s commitment to nurturing young artists. Through hands-on projects, work-based instruction, and leadership development, the academy empowers students to embark on successful paths towards thriving careers in these burgeoning industries. This event is free and open to all.
About Oakland Tech Fashion Academy (OTFA)
OTFA is a flourishing learning pathway where high school students engage in rigorous creative and academic practice, find purpose and voice in their work, build trust in each other and the greater community, and secure a path to college and career success. OTFA empowers its diverse student body through the development of creative, collaborative, reflective, and critical thinking skills in the fields of Fashion, Art and Design, and Animation within an equitable, work-based, and supportive learning environment shaped by the partnerships between our high-quality faculty and the greater Bay Area community. More info can be found on their website: https://sites.google.com/ousd.org/otfashionacademy/home