Council on Architecture

Founded in 1971, the Council on Architecture supports the Museum and celebrates its exceptional architecture. Its members are interested in promoting greater understanding and appreciation of the built environment through architectural tours, exhibits, and lectures.

Architecture Tour
Every first Sunday of the month members of the Council on Architecture lead tours featuring the Museum's architecture and gardens at 1 pm. There's lots to talk about with the exciting enhancements to the building by Mark Cavagnero Associates. View all tours

A Gift of Architecture and A Gift of Architecture 2
The Oakland Museum: A Gift of Architecture, the 1989 monograph of the history of the museum building, is available at the OMCA Store on the second level. A Gift of Architecture 2, a significantly expanded and updated edition, including photographs featuring the 2010 expansion and redesign by Mark Cavagnero Associates, and featuring new essays, will be released by the Museum in the summer of 2014.

Oakland Museum of California pop-up cards designed by Joyce Aysia, Live Your Dreams Designs, funded by the COA, are also available in the OMCA Store.
    
Officers
Chairman – Kitty Muntzel
Vice Chair – Robert Higginbotham
Membership Chair – Sandra Coleman
Secretary – Helene Vilett
Treasurer – Sue Cake
Events Coordinator – Patrick Gaughan
Architecture Tour Chair – Helene Vilett

For more information call: Sandra Coleman, 510-451-6796