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We’re very sorry about this, we definitely communicate this as does the Oakland Museum Women’s Board, but we will be sure to remind customers that blocking driveways is illegal.
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In honor of , OMCA Director and AAMD President Lori Fogarty addresses cuts to , , and funding. Read her letter in full:
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brothers before others, LLC Feb 17
If you saw   and you’re in Oakland, please go to and see the Question Bridges exhibit featuring black males answering questions posed by other black men. It’s the perfect follow-up to the movie, especially if you’re black. Exhibit closes 2/25.
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Oakland Museum of CA Feb 18
Coming to OMCA today? Discover little-known stories in our collection with a docent-led History Tour at 1 pm in our Gallery of California History.
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Oakland Museum of CA Feb 17
Heading out to see this weekend? Don't forget to take a moment to celebrate the birthday of Huey P. Newton, who co-founded the Party with Bobby Seale in 1966. Newton would have been 76 today.
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Oakland Museum of CA Feb 17
"It's because a show like this has the power to transform, but only if viewers want to listen." — . It's the last week to experience : Black Males before it closes on Sunday, February 25. Plan your visit soon!
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Oakland Museum of CA Feb 16
“Gong Xi Fa Chai" is a Chinese phrase frequently used during Lunar New Year. It means wishing you prosperity in the coming year. Don't miss OMCA's Lunar New Year celebration on Sunday, February 25. Buy tickets online and save at
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Oakland Museum of CA Feb 16
Any mid-century modern lovers heading to ? Save the date for OMCA's exhibition featuring northern California's best kept design secret: J.B. Blunk: Nature, Art, & Everyday Life, opens Saturday, April 21.
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SF Station Feb 15
Oakland Museum of California Takes a Deep Dive into Hip-Hop Culture & History
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Oakland Museum of CA Feb 15
Congratulations to artist Hank Willis Thomas—winner of the 2017 winner of the AIMA Photography Prize! Can you identify his other work we have on view in our Gallery of California Art? Tip: it changes when you move from side to side.
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Oakland Museum of CA Feb 13
Hi and ! Thanks for participating. Please follow or DM to claim your prize. See you here!
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Oakland Museum of CA Feb 13
OMCA brings your loved ones together to explore California's rich history, natural sciences, and art. Start a year of making memories together by giving your special someone the gift of Membership. ❤️ Visit or stop by OMCA this week to get started!
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Oakland Museum of CA Feb 13
Replying to @imagothafcukoff
Hey, you can use the code BLACKHIST2 to get $2 off admission. Does this help? Great to hear that you want to spend your birthday at OMCA 🎂
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Oakland Museum of CA Feb 13
Happy Birthday to Joan Brown, who was born in San Francisco in 1939. Brown contributed to the second generation of the Bay Area Figurative scene with her colorful, textured style of scenes from her personal life. Here's one of our favorites from the collection!
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Oakland Museum of CA Feb 12
Congratulations to —one of the artists included in our upcoming exhibition RESPECT: Hip-Hop Style & Wisdom, opening March 24—on the unveiling of his beautiful portrait of .
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Kapor Center Feb 12
Thank you to for welcoming the last Friday. We enjoyed the Question Bridge exhibit. Very powerful!
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Oakland Museum of CA Feb 12
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Thank you for visiting to view the exhibition! We hope to have you back soon.
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Oakland Museum of CA Feb 8
to our 2016–2017 exhibition All Power to the People: , which featured the work of , the Party’s Minister of Culture. His bold style is universally associated with the Panthers.
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kate kelton Feb 7
Blown away! @mrchuckd_pe's 1st solo show March 4th will coincide with his 1st museum show too ~ 4 prints will be included ’s RESPECT: Hip-Hop Style & Wisdom, March 24 - August 12! Learn more about at 🎨
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Oakland Museum of CA Feb 7
Join us for our Lunar New Year Celebration on Feb. 25, a fortune-filled family-friendly event to welcome in the Year of the Dog. Enjoy live performances and an array of Asian traditions in arts, crafts, food, demonstrations, and more! Get tickets today 🎊
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