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  • Model outrigger canoe | wa'a. Wood, cotton twine, 18.5 in. x 8.5 in. x 3.125 in. Collection of Oakland Museum of California, Gift of Mrs. C. L. Mitchell
    May 30, 2015–January 3, 2016

    Pacific Worlds celebrates the vibrant historic and cultural relationships, past and present, between the Pacific Islands and California.


  • Who is Oakland? exhibition at Oakland Museum of California
    April 11–July 12, 2015

    Who is Oakland? is an exploration of Oakland’s many dimensions through the work of artists who live and work here, and love this city.

  • Michelle Dizon, Ex Utero, 2015 (still). One-channel video installation. Courtesy of the artist. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International License
    April 11–November 8, 2015

    In three video installations on view in the Gallery of California Art, artist Michelle Dizon examines memory, loss, and experiences of displacement for people from many backgrounds, including her own.

  • January 31, 2015–July 24, 2016

    A new exhibition takes a look at the wildly diverse and intricate world of one of the most important creatures to human agriculture and the natural environment, through family-friendly experiences, hands-on activities, and media.

Projects, Installations and More

  • May 2–July 12, 2015

    Through a series of exchanges, including visits to the Museum and at their home, the Guzmán-Mondragón family embarked on a journey with artist Maria Mortati where they discovered more about art, the Museum, and each other.

Past Exhibitions

View OMCA's past exhibitions