The Oakland Museum of California (OMCA) announces the May 1st release of the online video project Portraits from the Occupation. In addition to being available online, the videos will have a special screening
all day in OMCA's Gallery of California Art and Gallery of California History
on Saturday, May 5. Designed to
provide a balance view of this historic moment and featuring a series of video interviews with sixteen individuals involved with or
impacted by Occupy Oakland-including
activists, organizers, businesspeople, and elected officials such as Oakland Mayor Jean Quan-the project
documents this current movement seeking economic justice in Oakland and throughout the US.
Press Release (PDF)