Art of Cool Festival

AOCFEST HOSTS

AOCFEST HOST Spotlight: BISHOP Omega

BISHOP Omega will be your Official Host Friday at PSI Theater (DAC) & Saturday night at Motorco Karim R. Jarrett aka BISHOP Omega In 1999, BISHOP Omega founded U.R.F. Movas Ent, a music entertainment conglomerate focused on all aspects of music, from artist renderings to producers, videographers, photographers, and editors. As[…]

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AOCFEST HOST Spotlight: Kane Smego

Kane Smego will be your Official Host Friday at Pinhook & Saturday night at Beyu Caffe Kane “Novakane” Smego is a National Poetry Slam finalist, Southern Fried Poetry Slam Champion, touring artist, and Artistic Director of 2010’s Indy Arts Award-winner Sacrificial Poets, a nationally-competing youth poetry organization based out of the[…]

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AOCFEST HOST Spotlight: Tai Allen

Tai Allen will be your Official Host Friday at Motorco & Saturday night at PSI Theater Poet, performer, vocalist, musician, producer, and designer are some of the designations that Tai Allen holds. He has toured domestically and internationally. He has been published in magazines such as Bomb and African Voices.[…]

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AOCFEST HOST Spotlight: Dasan Ahanu

Dasan Ahanu will be your Official Host Friday & Saturday nights at Hayti Heritage Center Christopher Massenburg, better known as Dasan Ahanu, is a public speaker, organizer, workshop facilitator, poet, spoken word performer, educator, songwriter, writer, emcee, and loyal Hip Hop head born and raised in Raleigh, North Carolina. In[…]

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