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Wednesday, February 6th, 2013

Oakulture: In the aftermath of First Friday shooting, Oakland’s artist community searches for solutions

Last Friday’s fatal shooting at the monthly Oakland First Fridays artwalk cast a pall of gloom over what had been a celebratory, and mostly positive, event, up until then. While the death of 18 year-old Kiante Campbell was undeniably tragic, in the wake of the incident renewed calls for increased community engagement have come from the artist,