OKLAHOMA CITY – The Arts Council of Oklahoma City is playing cupid this month with their program Art Moves, presented by Devon, which offers up a variety of free performances and art demonstrations each weekday during lunchtime in various venues across Downtown Oklahoma City.
“February is full of love… for the arts!” said Angela Hodgkinson, Art Moves Director for the Arts Council of Oklahoma City.
The first two Fridays this month, Art Moves, presented by Devon, will feature visual artists from the Paseo Arts District and the Plaza District. These events will offer Art Movers a lunchtime sneak peak of Paseo’s First Friday Art Walk and Live on the Plaza’s monthly Friday night event, said Hodgkinson.
The OK City Chorus’ Sweet Adelines choral group will preview their Valentine’s Day-themed show on the 11th at Leadership Square, and Flamenco guitarist, Greg Northwood, will fill the air with fiery songs of love on Valentine’s Day at Devon’s nebu Dining Area.
Art Moves, presented by Devon - February Highlights:
Feb. 1 at First National Center, 120 North Robinson – Paseo First Friday preview with jeweler and shop-owner Sheridan Scott, who will be working on a jewelry demonstration.
Feb. 8 at Devon’s nebu Dining Area, 333 West Sheridan – Plaza District’s “Live on the Plaza” preview with painter Jerrod Smith, local artist and owner of the Society. He’ll provide a painting demonstration.
Feb. 13 at Oklahoma City Museum of Art Lobby, 415 Couch Drive - Painter and Plaza District’s Executive Director, Kristen Vails demonstrates her painting techniques in conjunction with museum’s PhotoRealism Revisited exhibit.
Visit www.artscouncilokc.com to learn more about Art Moves, presented by Devon, and to view a calendar and map of all the Art Moves venues and performances.
The Arts Council of Oklahoma City is a non-profit 501 c(3) organization dedicated to bringing the arts and the community together through free or low-cost cultural events and a variety of arts outreach activities that impact underserved populations. Each year, Arts Council events, programs and services reach nearly one million residents and visitors to the Oklahoma City community. The Arts Council of Oklahoma City receives funding from the Oklahoma Arts Council, the National Endowment for the Arts, and is an Allied Arts member agency. The Arts Council of Oklahoma City is sponsored by Chesapeake Energy Corporation and Devon Energy Corporation, Kirkpatrick Family Fund, The Oklahoman, Ozarka Coffee and Water Service, and Sonic – America’s Drive-in. For more information, call 405-270-4848 or visit www.ArtsCouncilOKC.com.Devon Energy Corporation is an Oklahoma City-based independent energy company engaged in oil and gas exploration and production. Devon is committed to supporting community initiatives, such as Art Moves. Devon has been an annual supporter of the Arts Council of Oklahoma City for many years, supporting Festival of the Arts, Storytelling Festival, Sunday Twilight Concert Series and Opening Night.
Where: First National Center
Address: 100 Park