Pictures at an Exhibition

Contemporary and Historical Works Tell Queer Narratives at the Oakland Museum of California

Rick Gerharter, 'Photograph of Stop AIDS Now or Else (SANOE) activists blocking the Golden Gate Bridge,' 1989

Rick Gerharter, Photograph of Stop AIDS Now or Else (SANOE) activists blocking the Golden Gate Bridge, 1989.

Pictures at an Exhibition presents images of one notable show every weekday.

Today’s show: The exhibition “Queer California: Untold Stories” is on view at the Oakland Museum of California through Sunday, August 11. The presentation highlights instances of social activism through contemporary pieces as well as historical photographs, archival documents, costumes, and ephemera like zines, stickers, pins, and flyers. It also features a participatory gallery where visitors can share their own experiences.

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