Our program is constantly establishing new standards of excellence in the practice of public and contemporary art creation and exhibition. Our collaborative dialogue processes empower artists and communities to address and organize issues in the community. Community art builds bridges from conceptual connection to a physical understanding. With close attention to our clients' desires, the results are beautiful murals that inspire and motivate viewers.

Our Team

Andre Jones
BAMP Executive Director / Lead Artist
Pamela "Plum" Outten
Assistant Director
Keith Williams
Bookkeeper
Ashley Cousin
Executive Assistant
Rachel Wolfe-Goldsmith
Creative Director
Derrick "Rtystk" Shavers
Field Operations
Timothy B.
Lead Artist
Sierra Salome
Activities Coordinator
Terrion "Shido" Smith
Artist
Forced2Fly
Artist
Zoe Boston
Artist
Corbrae Smith
Artist
Adisa Davis
Artist
Aaron Beitia
Artist
Matteo Davinci
Artist
Kiara "Ignacia" Hardy
Artist
Kalani Ware
Artist
Nyia Garrett
Artist

Board of Directors

Abba Yahudah
President
Eva Facey
Vice President
Oscar Quiroz-Medrano
Treasurer
Erin Bakke
Secretary
Barrett Raftery
Board Member

Advisory Committee

Langstyn Williams
Project Manager
Sorell Raino-Tsui
Advisor
Bobby Arte
Advisor
Shingi Samudzi
Advisor
Melorra Green
Advisor
Melonie Green
Advisor

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How murals help to keep Oakland’s history — and current fights for social justice — visible.

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Art matters: Blane Asrat takes her talents to the community with BLM mural in Oakland

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This is one of dozens of arresting images created during volunteer cleanup efforts following Black Lives Matter protest marches, rallies and looting in.