Creative Oklahoma fosters innovative thinking and honors Oklahoma Creativity Ambassadors at its annual gala.
“They are trying to create and turn citizens against the environment and environmentalism, which troubles me more than anything,” Bridgwater said.
“We’re looking for energy; we’re looking for ideas,” Green said.
Sixty Oklahoma nonprofits will use the funds for arts, education, health, social services and other outreach programs.
Citizens in the state’s cities remain the main consumers of art.
“Because I’m a curious person and an educator,” Allswede said, “the goal for Project Box was always to have a venue that offered the opportunity to expose my audience to different materials, mediums or ideas through the arts.”
Read more Oklahoma Gazette election coverage here and here. As Maintain OKC Schools coalition sees it, the $180 million proposed bond package calling for major facility improvements to the state’s largest school district is a straightforward decision. “It is about taking care of what we already have,” said Roy Williams, a member of the steering…
Oklahoma arts programs like Allied Arts are suffering financially due to the budget shortfall and lower donations.
Matt Payne’s creative writing and screenwriting classes start soon.
Francesca Giani was previously a guest curator at Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art in Norman.