Thursday, June 25, 2015

“The Mothership Depot”- Black Futurist Movement

"Art is Business" by Admin Oakland Art Enthusiast   2013


DeadEyes has begun creating free-standing installations

Dead Eyes, “The Mothership Depot” at

Redux Studios & Gallery

Oakland artist DeadEyes culminates his 2013 Artist in Residence at Redux Studios & Gallery, a creative community program within the Alameda Saint Vincent de Paul Society, with “The Mothership Depot” a solo exhibition celebrating “the key forefathers of the Black Futurist movement: Sun-Ra, a traditional jazz musician who transitioned into free jazz; George Clinton, who went from doo-wop to a self-made free-form style called P-Funk; and Lee Scratch Perry, the seminal reggae producer noted for his innovative studio techniques and production.