1Hood Media

1Hood Media is a collective of socially conscious artists and activists who believe that art is the best way to challenge inequity, raise awareness, and unify humanity. Led by the founder and CEO of 1Hood Media, Jasiri X, 1Hood artists will create and perform new original work for the 2019 festival.

1Hood Media Founded in 2006, 1Hood began as a collective of men from various disciplines, ideologies, and belief systems who banded together to address violence within and against our community. Since then, 1Hood has grown to an intergenerational, intersectional community committed to the same mission. 1Hood Media is a collective of socially conscious artists and activists who utilize art as a means of raising awareness about social justice matters effecting people around the world. 1Hood offers performance, written, and visual art to connect communities and amplify messages. 1Hood provides workshops, curriculum consultation, media literacy training, conflict resolution, lyricism/song writing, vocal instruction, music production, blogging, photography, and videography, as well as consultation to artists seeking to establish a fruitful independent career and organizations who wish to establish a culture of equity and activism. 1Hood Media organizes and promotes educational and performance based forums as a part of their programming, and provides youth based training in media literacy and creation of media via 1Hood Media Academy. Focused on social justice and training arts entrepreneurs, the Academy provides a platform for artists to tell their own stories and provides avenues in which young people can utilize their own gifts and talents to secure financial sustainability.

1Hood Media

Musical Performance

07-09 Nov 2019
1Hood Media

1Hood Media is a collective of socially conscious artists and activists who believe that art is the best way to challenge inequity, raise awareness, and unify humanity. Led by the founder and CEO of 1Hood Media, Jasiri X, 1Hood artists will create and perform new original work for the 2019 festival.

1Hood Media Founded in 2006, 1Hood began as a collective of men from various disciplines, ideologies, and belief systems who banded together to address violence within and against our community. Since then, 1Hood has grown to an intergenerational, intersectional community committed to the same mission. 1Hood Media is a collective of socially conscious artists and activists who utilize art as a means of raising awareness about social justice matters effecting people around the world. 1Hood offers performance, written, and visual art to connect communities and amplify messages. 1Hood provides workshops, curriculum consultation, media literacy training, conflict resolution, lyricism/song writing, vocal instruction, music production, blogging, photography, and videography, as well as consultation to artists seeking to establish a fruitful independent career and organizations who wish to establish a culture of equity and activism. 1Hood Media organizes and promotes educational and performance based forums as a part of their programming, and provides youth based training in media literacy and creation of media via 1Hood Media Academy. Focused on social justice and training arts entrepreneurs, the Academy provides a platform for artists to tell their own stories and provides avenues in which young people can utilize their own gifts and talents to secure financial sustainability.