Press Release

Tuesday, August 16, 2011 - 3:01pm
OMCA PREMIERES MAJOR EXHIBITION OF FAMED MODERNIST JEWELER MARGARET DE PATTA

The Oakland Museum of California announces the first major retrospective of distinguished San Francisco Modernist jeweler Margaret De Patta (American, 1903-64). Space-Light-Structure: The Jewelry of Margaret De Patta premieries at OMCA February 3 through May 13, 2012, and features new scholarship and a comprehensive examination of the Modernist artist and her influence on jewelry making. Presented in conjunction with the Museum of Arts and Design (MAD) in New York, Space-Light-Structure: The Jewelry of Margaret De Patt will be on view in OMCA's Gallery of California Art.

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