Here are some of the nice things that people are saying about Oakland Art Murmur’s Visual Arts Communities:
The Bold Italic: August 2019
“Carving Out Spaces for Artists of Color”, featuring curators Ashara Ekundayo and Maria Garcia Pacheco.
National Geographic Best Trips 2019
National Geographic called Oakland an “East Bay star” in the annual Best Trips segment outlining the “world’s most exciting destinations for the year ahead”.
Visit Oakland: May 2019
7 Women Led Art Galleries Preserving Community and Culture in Oakland, CA
Alaska Airlines Beyond Magazine: December 2018
Alaska Airlines features the arts in Oakland in their inflight magazine
Essence Magazine: June 2018
Essence Magazine highlights Betti Ono Gallery in it’s “5 Reasons Oakland, California Makes The Perfect Summer Vacation Spot”.
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Oakland Magazine Readers Choice Award 2018
Named Best Cultural Event by the residents of Oakland.
ABC News 2017
ABC News lists Oakland Art Murmur as “What to see” in Oakland in “What to see and what to skip in Oakland”. Oakland is giving its famous neighbor across San Francisco Bay competition.
SF Gate 2017
SF Gate lists Oakland Art Murmur’s Saturday Stroll as part of the “taster plate” of activities that “reflect the city’s diversity and spurred by a wealth of local talent, creativity and innovation abound.”
Number 15 on the list of 21 Super Cool US Cities.
Lonely Planet 2014
The Reinvention of Oakland