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Tonight Nite Owl’s highly anticipated solo show “The Pursuit of Slappiness” opens in our gallery 6-10 pm. Here’s a tiny sneak peek. Don’t want to reveal too much so come see for yourself! #niteowl @naito_oru #oaklandartmurmur #firstfriday #loakal
Aug 1, 2014

Tonight Nite Owl’s highly anticipated solo show “The Pursuit of Slappiness” opens in our gallery 6-10 pm. Here’s a tiny sneak peek. Don’t want to reveal too much so come see for yourself! #niteowl @naito_oru #oaklandartmurmur #firstfriday #loakal

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Anita Ekberg
Aug 1, 2014 / 580 notes

theniftyfifties:

Anita Ekberg

Aug 1, 2014 / 2 notes

Nite Owl literally gets up rain or shine… He’s currently working on a site-specific mural inside of Loakal for his solo show “The Pursuit of Slappiness,” opening on August 1. Join us for the reception 6-10 pm.

Sneak peek at Nite Owl’s install for “The Pursuit of Slappiness.” This man came with 49 paintings! Join us for the opening reception tomorrow night 6-10 pm! First Friday woot! #niteowl #firstfriday #oaklandartmurmur #loakal @naito_oru
Jul 31, 2014 / 4 notes

Sneak peek at Nite Owl’s install for “The Pursuit of Slappiness.” This man came with 49 paintings! Join us for the opening reception tomorrow night 6-10 pm! First Friday woot! #niteowl #firstfriday #oaklandartmurmur #loakal @naito_oru

hyperallergic:

(via A Noah’s Ark of Stuffed Animals Draws Attention to Pollution)
On July 17, a fishing boat traveled down China’s Huangpu River piled with 99 distressed stuffed animals. Camels, pandas, polar bears, leopards, and zebras clung helplessly to the dilapidated hull. For most passersby, the scene likely evoked either Noah’s ark or a memory of the 16,000 pig carcasses that floated down the polluted Yangtze tributary — which supplies water to 26 million people in Shanghai — last spring.
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Jul 31, 2014 / 72 notes

hyperallergic:

(via A Noah’s Ark of Stuffed Animals Draws Attention to Pollution)

On July 17, a fishing boat traveled down China’s Huangpu River piled with 99 distressed stuffed animals. Camels, pandas, polar bears, leopards, and zebras clung helplessly to the dilapidated hull. For most passersby, the scene likely evoked either Noah’s ark or a memory of the 16,000 pig carcasses that floated down the polluted Yangtze tributary — which supplies water to 26 million people in Shanghai — last spring.

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More Nite Owl! Join us Friday night for “The Pursuit of Slappiness.” Opening reception August 1, 6-10 pm!
Jul 31, 2014 / 1 note

More Nite Owl! Join us Friday night for “The Pursuit of Slappiness.” Opening reception August 1, 6-10 pm!

Jul 31, 2014 / 11,821 notes
Just a couple skate decks from Nite Owl’s massive series of customized boards for his solo show “The Pursuit of Slappiness.”
Join us for the opening reception August 1, 6-10 pm.
Jul 30, 2014 / 6 notes

Just a couple skate decks from Nite Owl’s massive series of customized boards for his solo show “The Pursuit of Slappiness.”

Join us for the opening reception August 1, 6-10 pm.

Ya sabes que Oakland es hella especial! Our Modelo-inspired baseball tee, now available in our store and online.
Loakal was founded in 2012 as an apparel collaboration between fiftyseven-thirtythree and the East Bay Express. 
Jul 30, 2014 / 1 note

Ya sabes que Oakland es hella especial! Our Modelo-inspired baseball tee, now available in our store and online.

Loakal was founded in 2012 as an apparel collaboration between fiftyseven-thirtythree and the East Bay Express. 

No selfie zone! Our bet is that everyone will be taking selfies with this one on Friday night at the opening reception of Nite Owl’s solo show, “The Pursuit of Slappiness.” He has tons of new paintings on found objects, drawings, custom skate decks and more! Join us August 1, 6-10 pm to celebrate. 
Jul 30, 2014 / 4 notes

No selfie zone! Our bet is that everyone will be taking selfies with this one on Friday night at the opening reception of Nite Owl’s solo show, “The Pursuit of Slappiness.” He has tons of new paintings on found objects, drawings, custom skate decks and more! Join us August 1, 6-10 pm to celebrate.