Bittersweet Revitalization: Oakland’s Reincarnation

Scale Model of Cathedral Christ of the Light - Oakland, by SOM Architects (Image: Max Eternity) In spite of an ongoing, grim economic downturn felt nationally, the city of Oakland continues to enjoy a beatification, resurrection and transformation which has turned a rather neglected, desolate place into a spectacularly cleaved jewel in the Pacific Northwest. …

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The Moderns @ CCCG Oakland

In our everyday lives we are surrounded by remnants of the Modernist movement in art, design and architecture... innovations developed by architects, artists, and designers associated with the Bauhaus…” says Ben Cooper, curator of Chandra Cerrito Contemporary Gallery (CCCG) in Oakland, California.   Upcoming at CCCG is an exhibition entitled Dianne Romaine: Flux and Sabine Reckewell: …

Black Red & Green Salad

Perfect for the holidays is Eternity's Black Red & Green salad--a delicious mix of baby field greens, whole leaf Hawian Basil, julienne red onions, fresh raspberries and blackberries.   Find more scrumptious treats @ Eternity Eats!

Posing Beauty: Author Deborah Willis on Black Beauty

Whether expressed in the archives of the Schomburg Center in Harlem, New York, or the African-American Research Library in Atlanta, Georgia, interest in the history of the black experience in America is resurgent. Seeking to understand themselves beyond the narrative du jour of slavery and Jim Crow, some contemporary scholars and archivists are revising black …