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Oakland Museum of California Reopens with Dramatic Displays of Collections

Favianna Rodriguez Mural - The Oakland Museum of California - Part of the "Oakland Museum Rebirth" project.

OAKLAND, CA.- On May 1, 2010, the Oakland
of California (OMCA) welcomes back the public with a dramatically
presentation of its renowned collections of California art and history.
in 1969 as a “museum for the people,” OMCA revives its founding vision
introducing innovative exhibitions and programming, setting a new
paradigm for
the way a museum engages the public. OMCA’s transformation is enhanced
by a full
renovation and expansion of its iconic building.