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Virtual First Fridays: A Visit with Oompa

Presented by Institute of Contemporary Art/Boston at Online/Virtual Space

Oct 02 2020
Virtual First Fridays: A Visit with Oompa

Nationally acclaimed, Boston-born poet, rapper, and educator Oompa, takes over ICA First Fridays with a performance inspired by and in the spirit of Ragnar Kjartansson: The Visitors, a tribute filmed in the ICA’s building.

Streaming on FacebookTwitchVimeo, and the ICA website.

Artist Bio

Oompa is a nationally-acclaimed, Boston-born, poet, rapper, and educator, who is forever representing the queer, black, orphaned, hood kids n’ them. She is the recipient of numerous awards and recognitions for her music and poetry including NPR’s list of 2020 Slingshot Artists to Watch, two Boston Music Awards, Women of the World Poetry Slam winner in 2017, and is the recipient of the 2019 Brother Thomas

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