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Oakland Museum of California

Overview
Works: 22 works in 44 publications in 1 language and 2,721 library holdings
Genres: Exhibition catalogs  History  Catalogs  Exhibition, pictorial works  Juvenile works  Periodicals  Pictorial works  Portraits 
Classifications: N6537.B783, 709.2
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Most widely held works about Oakland Museum of California
 
Most widely held works by Oakland Museum of California
The art of Joan Brown by Karen Tsujimoto( Book )
3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 815 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this first book to fully explore Joan Brown's artistic career, Karen Tsujimoto provides an overview of Brown's life, from her San Francisco childhood to her years as a mature artist and teacher. Jacquelynn Baas focuses on Brown's use of universal and personal symbolism by analyzing one of her most celebrated paintings, The Bride. In addition to many fine reproductions of her work and personal photographs from her family's collection, the authors have included material from extensive interviews with Joan Brown that allow her to speak for herself about art and the creative process
Birth of the cool : California art, design, and culture at midcentury by Elizabeth Armstrong( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The art of David Ireland : the way things are by Karen Tsujimoto( Book )
6 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Accompanying the first full-scale retrospective of David Ireland's work, this book provides an insightful overview of over thirty years of the artist's accomplishments, from his drawings, sculptures, and site-specific installations to his remarkable series of architectural transformations, including his well-known house at 500 Capp Street in San Francisco. Chronicling Ireland's circuitous route to his calling, curator and author Karen Tsujimoto explores how key life experiences have influenced his artistic perspective - from his early art-student days, through his years as an African importer and safari guide to his long standing interest in Eastern, and particularly Zen, philosophy and his connections to the Bay Area art community. An illuminating essay by Jennifer R. Gross helps to place Ireland's work in relationship to the work of other conceptual artists and especially considers his art in terms of historical materialism - assessing his use of neglected materials and artifacts as a process of cultural preservation." "With over 140 color and black-and-white images, as well as a detailed chronology, bibliography, and exhibition history, this volume offers the first thorough exploration of Ireland's visually and intellectually provocative work."--Jacket
Silver & gold : cased images of the California gold rush ( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Silver and Gold includes works by Robert Vance, P.M. Batchelder, William Shew, Frederick Coombs, and W.H. Rulofson - images of native Californians and those who shared the land with them, memorable images of the men and women who sought their fortunes in the gold fields. Photographs from the mining communities reflect the miners' rough houses, sunburned faces, and makeshift clothes, capturing the isolation and determination of people working under difficult conditions far from home
Summoning ghosts : the art of Hung Liu by Hung Liu( Book )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beth Van Hoesen : catalogue raisonneĢ of limited-edition prints, books, and portfolios by Beth Van Hoesen( Book )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Michael C. McMillen : train of thought by Michael C McMillen( Book )
5 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The work of the highly original and influential artist Michael C. McMillen is reproduced in this book which represents his fascinating walk-through installations, films, paintings, and sculptures
Squeak Carnwath : painting is no ordinary object by Karen Tsujimoto( Book )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The art of Arthur & Lucia Mathews by Harvey Jones( Book )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gold fever : California's gold rush : an American icon by Carl Nolte( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Retells the history of the California gold rush, and describes the difficulties of the journey to California, living conditions in the goldfields, and how those closest to finding gold benefited the least from their discoveries
The Museum of California ( )
in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The present (h)our : issues of identity by artists of color : Oakland Museum of California, May 18-August 18, 1996 by Paul Tomidy( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gold Rush! California's untold stories ( )
in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Produced by the Oakland Museum of California Web Team. Honors the 150th anniversary of James Marshall's discovery of gold at Sutter's Mill in 1848, touching off the California Gold Rush
Cultural diversity : California's issue in the 1850s, the nation's issue in the 1990s ( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Life stories : voices from the East Bay Latino Community by Alex Saragoza( Book )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The marvelous museum : orphans, curiosities & treasures by Mark Dion( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The history of Latinos in West Oakland community narratives by Aurora Levins Morales( Book )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The art of California : selected works from the collection of the Oakland Museum by Oakland Museum of California( Book )
1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The Eldorado suite a California rhapsody ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Unique music video which sets forth 150 years of the history of the gold discovery in El Dorado County, the home of the gold discovery site of Coloma and the place of Marshall's find
The marvelous museum : orphans, curiosities & treasures : a Mark Dion project by Mark Dion( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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