OMCA Blog: Posts tagged "women"

  • Black and white image of a woman wearing a welder's mask
    March 31, 2020
    March, Women’s History Month, may be wrapping up, but we’re always excited to celebrate some of our favorite female artists with you.
  • A black and white image of OMCA's peace terrace with Lake Merritt in the background
    June 11, 2019
    Brittany Bradley, OMCA’s Intellectual Property and Imaging Coordinator, not only handles photographing, digitizing, and reproducing collection materials at the Museum, she’s also a skilled wet-plate collodion photographer. We sat down with Brittany to talk about how her artistic passion combines with work in OMCA’s newest exhibition, Pushing West: The Photography of Andrew J. Russell.
  • A black and white photograph of a woman with her arms crossed sitting at a table that has posters and buttons promoting Women's Liberation
    March 28, 2019
    For Women’s History Month, the National Museum of Women in the Arts has brought back its annual social media challenge to ask, “Can you name five women artists?” Faced with inequality in the arts world, this challenge is meant to inspire conversation and bring awareness about incredible women to a large audience.
  • A large group of people gather in front of OMCA
    January 17, 2019
    The Oakland Women’s March will take place this Saturday, January 19. The March will pass by the Oakland Museum of California and many of OMCA’s Staff will join in. We asked a few why marching is important to them.
  • Libby Black, Gucci Golf Bag, 2004. Mixed media, H: 45 in, W: 19 in, D: 10 in. Acquired through funds provided by Judy and Bill Timken
    March 3, 2017
    For Women’s History Month, the National Museum of Women in the Arts has brought back its annual social media challenge to ask, “Can you name five women artists?” This year, OMCA joins over 200 institutions in meeting the challenge by highlighting five incredible living women artists from our collection—and we’re raising you one bonus artist for good measure.

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