On View Now

  • May 23, 2014–May 31, 2015

    This installation in the Gallery of California History co-curated with faculty and students at San Diego State University highlights the economic and social impact of the largest and longest-running comics convention.

  • April 26–November 30, 2014

    Digitized images from acclaimed feminist artist Judy Chicago's 'atmosphere,' staged on the shore of Lake Merritt in 1974, will be on view as a part of a nationwide retrospective celebrating Chicago's 75th birthday.

  • April 19–July 27, 2014

    Explore the work of 15 artists associated with the groundbreaking magazine Giant Robot, an ahead-of-its-time celebration of Asian American pop and alternative culture.

  • Image courtesy of Raphael Villet.
    April 19–July 27, 2014

    Experience the social and cultural phenomenon of listening to, collecting, and sharing records on vinyl.

  • Friday, January 17, 2014–Sunday, January 4, 2015

    OMCA opens the vaults to showcase the very best in California landscape art from the museum’s holdings, including works by Ansel Adams, David Hockney, Arthur Mathews, Richard Misrach, Imogen Cunningham, Eadweard Muybridge, and more.

  • October 9, 2013–August 31, 2014

    A selection of intricate dioramas portraying everyday Mexican street scenes from the collection of celebrated San Francisco artist Rex May.

Upcoming Exhibitions

  • Wayne Thiebaud, Delicatessen Counter, 1961. Oil on canvas, 28 x 35 in. Collection of the Oakland Museum of California, gift of Concours d’Antiques, Art Guild.
    September 20, 2014–April 12, 2015

    This major collaboration brings together important works from SFMOMA and OMCA's collections, exploring how California artists have influenced and been influenced by artists, trends, and cultures on national and international levels.

  • October 8–January 4, 2015

    This 20th anniversary exhibition at OMCA highlights contributions from pioneers of Days of the Dead celebrations in the Bay Area and newer voices that continue to evolve this living tradition, including works from Jose Guadalupe Posada, Carmen Lomas Garza, Patssi Valdez, and Jesse Hernandez, among others.

Exhibitions at Oakland International Airport (OAK)

Past Exhibitions

View OMCA's past exhibitions