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Oakland: Rooted In Power November 10, 2022

As the birthplace of the Black Panther Party, history has shown — we do things differently in Oakland. From our art …

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Lisbet Tellefsen: The Memory Keeper Behind Angela Davis — Seize the Time  October 11, 2022

image: Archivist Lisbet Tellefsen poses with Bay Area journalist and KQED Rightnow-ish podcast host, Pendarvis Harshaw, at the exhibition preview of Angela …

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Hispanic / Latinx Heritage Month and “Hella Feminist” artists September 16, 2022

Since 1968, Americans have been observing National Hispanic Heritage (NHH) Month/Latinx Heritage Month from September 15 to October 15, by …

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The OMCA Garden – Oakland’s Gathering Place July 19, 2022

“The ease and delight with which the visitor can move from the study of art, cultural and natural history to …

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Edith Heath – a distinctly Californian artist who continues to inspire July 01, 2022

Edith Heath, founder of Heath Ceramics, is the feature of OMCA’s current exhibition, Edith Heath: A Life In Clay. This …

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OMCA Wins IMLS National Medal, the Nation’s Highest Honor for Museum and Library Service June 07, 2022

The Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) awarded OMCA one of only six recipients of the 2022 National Medal …

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