Candice Wicks : Music
Candice “Antique” Davis is an international edutainer (educator and entertainer) committed to social transformation and justice. With a bachelor’s degree from UC Berkeley in Sociology and a M.A.Ed. from San Francisco State University in Education with an emphasis on social justice and equity, she founded Antique Edutainment in 2011 to use her gift for dynamic facilitation, curriculum development and musicianship in order to challenge social justice issues and transform the international racial and political landscape. Her work has made it possible for her to travel all over the world to places like Malta, Ghana, Tanzania, Cuba and all over the United States, performing, recording music and facilitating social and racial justice workshops, as well as writing curriculum for international organizations such as UNESCO. Antique is also the founder of the Remember Project, which travels to countries of the African diaspora to employ musical collaboration and performance as a tool for building cultural bridges and solidifying a pan-African identity. Lead singer of the acclaimed Bay Area-based beatboxing soul band, Antique Naked Soul, she is also Assistant Director of the renowned performance ensemble Young Gifted and Black of Oakland.