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Erwin Redl: Whiteout

  • When Oct. 11, 2018 - March 31, 2019
  • Cost Free
  • Location Campbell Art Park
  • Age Requirements All ages

Visit Campbell Art Park at NW 11th and Broadway to experience Erwin Redl's Whiteout. The installation is lit daily from 6 a.m. to midnight.

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Tatyana Fazlalizadeh: Oklahoma is Black

  • When Feb. 22 - May 19, 2019
  • Cost Free
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Age Requirements All ages

Oklahoma is Black will be a depiction and celebration of Oklahoma City’s rich black history, highlighting the black lives that have made and continue to make this city.

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Ceramics for Veterans - Friday Mornings

  • When 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. Fridays, Jan. 11 - March 1, 2019
  • Cost Free
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter David Stevens
  • Age Requirements Ages 18+

Wheel-throwing, a variety of hand-building techniques and glazing are introduced. This class provides the foundational clay skills that can be refined and strengthened by returning students in further classes. Free for veterans with approved application.

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Intermediate Ceramics - Monday Evenings

  • When 6-9 p.m. Mondays, Jan. 7 - Feb. 25, 2019
  • Cost $175
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter Kara Lane
  • Age Requirements Ages 18+

Students will further explore hand-building and wheel-throwing methods, using basic cylinder, bowl and plate forms to create more complex pieces. Advanced surface design, glazing and firing methods are introduced.

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Weaving 1 and 2 - Tuesday Evenings

  • When 6-8 p.m. Tuesdays, Jan. 8 - Feb. 26, 2019
  • Cost $150
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter Sherri Dudeck
  • Age Requirements Ages 18+

Weaving instruction for beginning, intermediate and advanced weavers. Weaving 1 students learn fundamentals by weaving a sampler on a four-harness floor or table loom. Weaving 2 students choose from traditional or contemporary designs to weave on a four- or eight-harness floor loom.

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Ceramics for Veterans - Tuesday Evenings

  • When 6-8 p.m. Tuesdays, Jan. 8 - Feb. 26, 2019
  • Cost Free
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter Tim Sullivan
  • Age Requirements Ages 18+

Wheel-throwing, a variety of hand-building techniques and glazing are introduced. This class provides foundational clay skills that can be refined and strengthened by returning students in further classes. Free for veterans with approved applications.

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Gallery Talk | Tatyana Fazlalizadeh: Oklahoma is Black

  • When 6:00 - 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2019
  • Cost Free
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter Gallery Guide: Jennifer Scanlan, Curatorial and Exhibitions Director at Oklahoma Contemporary
  • Age Requirements All ages

Oklahoma Contemporary has invited special guests from the community to facilitate interactive Gallery Talks in Tatyana Fazlalizadeh: Oklahoma is Black. Gallery Talks encourage curiosity, conversation and welcome thoughtful questioning.

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Beginning Ceramics - Wednesday Mornings

  • When 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. Wednesdays, Jan. 16 - March 6, 2019
  • Cost $195 (supplies included)
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter Mayumi Kiefer
  • Age Requirements Ages 18+

This class provides students with foundational skills in hand-building and wheel-throwing. Basic surface decoration and glazing techniques are also introduced.

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Weaving 1 and 2 - Thursday Mornings

  • When 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. Thursdays, Jan. 10 - Feb. 28, 2019
  • Cost $150
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter Sherri Dudeck
  • Age Requirements Ages 18+

Weaving instruction for beginning, intermediate and advanced weavers. Weaving 1 students learn fundamentals by weaving a sampler on a four-harness floor or table loom. Weaving 2 students choose from traditional or contemporary designs to weave on a four- or eight-harness floor loom.

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Beginning Ceramics - Thursday Evenings

  • When 6-8 p.m. Thursdays, Jan. 10 - Feb. 28, 2019
  • Cost $195 (supplies included)
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter Liz Boudreaux
  • Age Requirements Ages 18+

This class provides students with foundational skills in handbuilding and wheel-throwing. Basic surface decoration and glazing techniques are also introduced.

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Ceramics for Veterans - Friday Mornings

  • When 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. Fridays, Jan. 11 - March 1, 2019
  • Cost Free
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter David Stevens
  • Age Requirements Ages 18+

Wheel-throwing, a variety of hand-building techniques and glazing are introduced. This class provides the foundational clay skills that can be refined and strengthened by returning students in further classes. Free for veterans with approved application.

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Gallery Talk | Tatyana Fazlalizadeh: Oklahoma is Black

  • When 6:00 - 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 5, 2019
  • Cost Free
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter Opening Exercise Guide: Crystal "Nas" Wherry and Gallery Guide: Gabrielle Butler, Senior Director of Development, Oklahoma Center for Nonprofits
  • Age Requirements All ages

“Through art we see our potential, through breath & body we remember who we are.” Participants will prepare themselves to fully take in the art on view in the gallery by doing a group breath exercise & brief opening/release for the body.

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Beginning Ceramics - Wednesday Mornings

  • When 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. Wednesdays, Jan. 16 - March 6, 2019
  • Cost $195 (supplies included)
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter Mayumi Kiefer
  • Age Requirements Ages 18+

This class provides students with foundational skills in hand-building and wheel-throwing. Basic surface decoration and glazing techniques are also introduced.

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Second Saturday | Poetry and Chill

  • When 1-4 p.m.
  • Cost Free
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Age Requirements All ages

Join us for an afternoon of studio activities and Poetry and Chill performances, organized in collaboration with Gregory McPherson II and inspired by the work on view in Taytana Fazlalizadeh: Oklahoma is Black.

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Gallery Talk | Tatyana Fazlalizadeh: Oklahoma is Black

  • When 6:00 - 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 12, 2019
  • Cost Free
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter Gallery Guide: Pablo Berrera, Curatorial Fellow, Oklahoma Contemporary
  • Age Requirements All ages

Oklahoma Contemporary has invited special guests from the community to facilitate interactive Gallery Talks in Tatyana Fazlalizadeh: Oklahoma is Black. Gallery Talks encourage curiosity, conversation and welcome thoughtful questioning.

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Spotlight Talk: Whiteout

  • When 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Mar. 14, 2019
  • Cost Free
  • Location Campbell Art Park
  • Instructor / Presenter Jennifer Scanlan
  • Age Requirements All ages

Weather permitting, join us for a 30-minute, interactive talk about Erwin Redl's Whiteout.

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Art as Activism

  • When 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Mon. - Fri., March 18-22, 2019
  • Cost $200
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter Autumn Brown
  • Age Requirements Ages 10-12

Influenced by exhibiting artist Tatyana Fazlalizadeh, learn how individual ideas can be used to spark change. Create individual and collaborative pieces that will be wheatpasted onto the studio walls. By week's end, students will experience and recognize how art can impact the lives of others.

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Upcycled Printmaking

  • When 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Mon. - Fri., March 18-22, 2019
  • Cost $200
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter Annalisa Campbell
  • Age Requirements Ages 5-6

Use upcycled and recyclable materials to create at story through printmaking. Explore foil lithography, collage collagraphs and foam monoprints. Join this journey into green printmaking!

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Light Up Robotics

  • When 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Mon. - Fri., March 18-22, 2019
  • Cost $220
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter Angel Little
  • Age Requirements Ages 7-9

This camp is inspired by artist Erwin Redl whose outdoor installation Whiteout is currently on view in Campbell Art Park. Work with LED lights and LEGO kits while learning teamwork, ethics and the basics of electrical applications.

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Art + Science Explorers

  • When 9 a.m. - 4p.m., Mon. - Fri., March 18-22, 2019
  • Cost $200
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter Leslie Hensley
  • Age Requirements Ages 5-6

Discover the potential of science to inspire art and art to empower science. Use art as a guide for your imagination as you investigate mysterious planets and the wonders of space.

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Clay Sculptures - SOLD OUT

  • When 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Mon. - Fri., March 18-22, 2019
  • Cost $200
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter Perla Contreras
  • Age Requirements Ages 7-9

Experiment with a variety of clay methods, handbuilding techniques and surface finishes. Influenced by exhibiting artist Erwin Redl, explore how lighting effects can be combined with clay.

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Light Up Robotics

  • When 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Mon. - Fri., March 18-22, 2019
  • Cost $220
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter Angel Little
  • Age Requirements Ages 7-9

This camp is inspired by artist Erwin Redl whose outdoor installation Whiteout is currently on view in Campbell Art Park. Work with LED lights and LEGO kits while learning teamwork, ethics and the basics of electrical applications.

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Art + Science Explorers

  • When 9 a.m. - 4p.m., Mon. - Fri., March 18-22, 2019
  • Cost $200
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter Leslie Hensley
  • Age Requirements Ages 5-6

Discover the potential of science to inspire art and art to empower science. Use art as a guide for your imagination as you investigate mysterious planets and the wonders of space.

More Info Register


Art as Activism

  • When 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Mon. - Fri., March 18-22, 2019
  • Cost $200
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter Autumn Brown
  • Age Requirements Ages 10-12

Influenced by exhibiting artist Tatyana Fazlalizadeh, learn how individual ideas can be used to spark change. Create individual and collaborative pieces that will be wheatpasted onto the studio walls. By week's end, students will experience and recognize how art can impact the lives of others.

More Info Register


Upcycled Printmaking

  • When 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Mon. - Fri., March 18-22, 2019
  • Cost $200
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter Annalisa Campbell
  • Age Requirements Ages 5-6

Use upcycled and recyclable materials to create at story through printmaking. Explore foil lithography, collage collagraphs and foam monoprints. Join this journey into green printmaking!

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Clay Sculptures - SOLD OUT

  • When 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Mon. - Fri., March 18-22, 2019
  • Cost $200
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter Perla Contreras
  • Age Requirements Ages 7-9

Experiment with a variety of clay methods, handbuilding techniques and surface finishes. Influenced by exhibiting artist Erwin Redl, explore how lighting effects can be combined with clay.

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Gallery Talk | Tatyana Fazlalizadeh: Oklahoma is Black

  • When 6:00 - 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 19, 2019
  • Cost Free
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter Gallery Guide: Vanessa Morrison, Founder of BlackSpace Oklahoma
  • Age Requirements All ages

Oklahoma Contemporary has invited special guests from the community to facilitate interactive Gallery Talks in Tatyana Fazlalizadeh: Oklahoma is Black. Gallery Talks encourage curiosity, conversation and welcome thoughtful questioning.

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Art + Science Explorers

  • When 9 a.m. - 4p.m., Mon. - Fri., March 18-22, 2019
  • Cost $200
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter Leslie Hensley
  • Age Requirements Ages 5-6

Discover the potential of science to inspire art and art to empower science. Use art as a guide for your imagination as you investigate mysterious planets and the wonders of space.

More Info Register


Upcycled Printmaking

  • When 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Mon. - Fri., March 18-22, 2019
  • Cost $200
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter Annalisa Campbell
  • Age Requirements Ages 5-6

Use upcycled and recyclable materials to create at story through printmaking. Explore foil lithography, collage collagraphs and foam monoprints. Join this journey into green printmaking!

More Info Register


Light Up Robotics

  • When 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Mon. - Fri., March 18-22, 2019
  • Cost $220
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter Angel Little
  • Age Requirements Ages 7-9

This camp is inspired by artist Erwin Redl whose outdoor installation Whiteout is currently on view in Campbell Art Park. Work with LED lights and LEGO kits while learning teamwork, ethics and the basics of electrical applications.

More Info Register


Clay Sculptures - SOLD OUT

  • When 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Mon. - Fri., March 18-22, 2019
  • Cost $200
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter Perla Contreras
  • Age Requirements Ages 7-9

Experiment with a variety of clay methods, handbuilding techniques and surface finishes. Influenced by exhibiting artist Erwin Redl, explore how lighting effects can be combined with clay.

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Art as Activism

  • When 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Mon. - Fri., March 18-22, 2019
  • Cost $200
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter Autumn Brown
  • Age Requirements Ages 10-12

Influenced by exhibiting artist Tatyana Fazlalizadeh, learn how individual ideas can be used to spark change. Create individual and collaborative pieces that will be wheatpasted onto the studio walls. By week's end, students will experience and recognize how art can impact the lives of others.

More Info Register


Clay Sculptures - SOLD OUT

  • When 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Mon. - Fri., March 18-22, 2019
  • Cost $200
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter Perla Contreras
  • Age Requirements Ages 7-9

Experiment with a variety of clay methods, handbuilding techniques and surface finishes. Influenced by exhibiting artist Erwin Redl, explore how lighting effects can be combined with clay.

More Info


Light Up Robotics

  • When 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Mon. - Fri., March 18-22, 2019
  • Cost $220
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter Angel Little
  • Age Requirements Ages 7-9

This camp is inspired by artist Erwin Redl whose outdoor installation Whiteout is currently on view in Campbell Art Park. Work with LED lights and LEGO kits while learning teamwork, ethics and the basics of electrical applications.

More Info Register


Art + Science Explorers

  • When 9 a.m. - 4p.m., Mon. - Fri., March 18-22, 2019
  • Cost $200
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter Leslie Hensley
  • Age Requirements Ages 5-6

Discover the potential of science to inspire art and art to empower science. Use art as a guide for your imagination as you investigate mysterious planets and the wonders of space.

More Info Register


Art as Activism

  • When 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Mon. - Fri., March 18-22, 2019
  • Cost $200
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter Autumn Brown
  • Age Requirements Ages 10-12

Influenced by exhibiting artist Tatyana Fazlalizadeh, learn how individual ideas can be used to spark change. Create individual and collaborative pieces that will be wheatpasted onto the studio walls. By week's end, students will experience and recognize how art can impact the lives of others.

More Info Register


Upcycled Printmaking

  • When 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Mon. - Fri., March 18-22, 2019
  • Cost $200
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter Annalisa Campbell
  • Age Requirements Ages 5-6

Use upcycled and recyclable materials to create at story through printmaking. Explore foil lithography, collage collagraphs and foam monoprints. Join this journey into green printmaking!

More Info Register


Upcycled Printmaking

  • When 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Mon. - Fri., March 18-22, 2019
  • Cost $200
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter Annalisa Campbell
  • Age Requirements Ages 5-6

Use upcycled and recyclable materials to create at story through printmaking. Explore foil lithography, collage collagraphs and foam monoprints. Join this journey into green printmaking!

More Info Register


Art as Activism

  • When 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Mon. - Fri., March 18-22, 2019
  • Cost $200
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter Autumn Brown
  • Age Requirements Ages 10-12

Influenced by exhibiting artist Tatyana Fazlalizadeh, learn how individual ideas can be used to spark change. Create individual and collaborative pieces that will be wheatpasted onto the studio walls. By week's end, students will experience and recognize how art can impact the lives of others.

More Info Register


Art + Science Explorers

  • When 9 a.m. - 4p.m., Mon. - Fri., March 18-22, 2019
  • Cost $200
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter Leslie Hensley
  • Age Requirements Ages 5-6

Discover the potential of science to inspire art and art to empower science. Use art as a guide for your imagination as you investigate mysterious planets and the wonders of space.

More Info Register


Clay Sculptures - SOLD OUT

  • When 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Mon. - Fri., March 18-22, 2019
  • Cost $200
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter Perla Contreras
  • Age Requirements Ages 7-9

Experiment with a variety of clay methods, handbuilding techniques and surface finishes. Influenced by exhibiting artist Erwin Redl, explore how lighting effects can be combined with clay.

More Info


Light Up Robotics

  • When 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Mon. - Fri., March 18-22, 2019
  • Cost $220
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter Angel Little
  • Age Requirements Ages 7-9

This camp is inspired by artist Erwin Redl whose outdoor installation Whiteout is currently on view in Campbell Art Park. Work with LED lights and LEGO kits while learning teamwork, ethics and the basics of electrical applications.

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Trumpet Clouds

  • When 7-8 p.m. Saturday, March 23, 2019
  • Cost Free
  • Location Campbell Art Park
  • Instructor / Presenter Craig Shepard, Sandy Coffin, Ryan Gardner and trumpet players from OSU Trumpet Studio
  • Age Requirements All ages

Sixty-minute live installation of Craig Shepard’s Trumpet Clouds. Craig Shepard, Sandy Coffin, Ryan Gardner and trumpet players from Oklahoma State University Trumpet Studio create a sonic performance that frames and supports passersby in stopping and experiencing a public space.

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Hours

Monday - Saturday 9 a.m. - 10 p.m.

Sunday 11 a.m. - 6 p.m. see additional holidays

Location

3000 General Pershing Blvd.
Oklahoma City, OK 73107
Phone: 405.951.0000
Fax: 405.951.0003
info@okcontemp.org

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