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A Focus on Women At OMCA March 08, 2023

Every March, we take a moment to recognize some of the inspiring women who’s work graces the galleries and who …

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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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