Nghiem said he has already heard from about 15 artists interested in participating in the show that’s still a month away. He expects to have around 40 pieces in the exhibit.
“This was a place of reformation,” she explained. “Prisoners were taught trades and gardening so they could make a better life for themselves when they got out.”
The museum will also be debuting Sacred Words: The Saint John’s Bible and the Art of Illumination in October.
Photographic portraiture comes hand in hand with a deceptive sense of reality. It is easy to understand how a painted portrait could be interpreted, how a commissioned artist might depict a wealthy dignitary without his double chin or with an enhanced, confident gleam in his eye. The truth is many photographic portraits are no more…
The Cherokee Heritage Center art show runs through Sept. 27.
Her first label designs were for Oklahoma City brewery Elk Valley Brewing Co.
When she taught in Edmond Public Schools, Phebe Kallstrom spent most of her time imparting discipline to her middle school pupils. So, when Kallstrom retired after 31 years, structure was the last thing on her mind. “When I retired, I finally had time for myself,” said Kallstrom, who is featured through mid-November with bead artist…
The 28-foot installation sits on the future site of Oklahoma Contemporary Arts Center’s new Automobile Alley home.
The Poems Out of Hiding event sheds light on the writing process of some of the state’s best poets.
Museum organizers also added a public lecture, Matisse’s Windows, 6 p.m. Sept. 7.