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Making Space: Summer Mural Series, Part 1

  • When June 8 - Aug. 6, 2019
  • Location NW 11th and Broadway

Oklahoma Contemporary will exhibit a series of murals along the construction fence at our new building site to showcase local talent, give new artists an opportunity to grow and develop their skills in mural creation, and offer free public art to enrich downtown Oklahoma City.

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Distressed Costume Design powered by Google

  • When 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Mon. - Fri., June 17-21, 2019
  • Cost $200
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter Dayna Brown
  • Age Requirements Ages 10-12

Join this post-apocalyptic gang to create a chicly distressed costume. Learn hand sewing, machine sewing, rendering, pattern building, alteration execution and contemporary style techniques. On Friday, show off your post-apocalyptic inspired garb on the runway during the Camp Contemporary Showcase.


Upcycled Installations

  • When 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Mon. - Fri., June 17-21, 2019
  • Cost $200
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter Leslie Hensley
  • Age Requirements Ages 5-6

Learn about and explore repetition and scale while creating upcycled sculptures inspired by artist Tara Donovan. Work together to build large-scale, immersive installations out of everyday items that will amaze family and friends.


Street Rhythm and Dance

  • When 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Mon. - Fri., June 17-21, 2019
  • Cost $200
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter Joshua Okpara
  • Age Requirements Ages 7-9

Get down and rock the dance floor! Learn a variety of street dance basics as well as team building, self-expression, reflection, self-discipline and problem solving. Together with your crew, show off your new moves during the Camp Contemporary Showcase!


Playful Clay Creations

  • When 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Mon. - Fri., June 17-21, 2019
  • Cost $200
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter Olivia Egan
  • Age Requirements Ages 7-9

Create playful clay pieces while thinking about form and function. Learn the entire ceramic process including building, firing and glazing. At week's end, you'll take away several fun and functional ceramics pieces.


Storybook Kids

  • When 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Mon. - Fri., June 17-21, 2019
  • Cost $200
  • Location Fairground
  • Instructor / Presenter Jenny Elton
  • Age Requirements Ages 5-6

Jump into the whimsical world of author and illustrator Brendan Wenzel. Use mixed media materials to design your own hardcover storybook, complete with colorful animals and a charismatic story line.


Mixed Media Cityscape

  • When 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Mon. - Fri., June 17-21, 2019
  • Cost $200
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter Eric Lyons
  • Age Requirements Ages 10-12

Embark on a quest to build your own city while exploring the work of mixed media collage artist, Anastasia Savinova. Work with cardboard, paint, found objects and more to create a visionary cityscape of your own design.


Distressed Costume Design powered by Google

  • When 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Mon. - Fri., June 17-21, 2019
  • Cost $200
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter Dayna Brown
  • Age Requirements Ages 10-12

Join this post-apocalyptic gang to create a chicly distressed costume. Learn hand sewing, machine sewing, rendering, pattern building, alteration execution and contemporary style techniques. On Friday, show off your post-apocalyptic inspired garb on the runway during the Camp Contemporary Showcase.


Mixed Media Cityscape

  • When 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Mon. - Fri., June 17-21, 2019
  • Cost $200
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter Eric Lyons
  • Age Requirements Ages 10-12

Embark on a quest to build your own city while exploring the work of mixed media collage artist, Anastasia Savinova. Work with cardboard, paint, found objects and more to create a visionary cityscape of your own design.


Playful Clay Creations

  • When 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Mon. - Fri., June 17-21, 2019
  • Cost $200
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter Olivia Egan
  • Age Requirements Ages 7-9

Create playful clay pieces while thinking about form and function. Learn the entire ceramic process including building, firing and glazing. At week's end, you'll take away several fun and functional ceramics pieces.


Storybook Kids

  • When 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Mon. - Fri., June 17-21, 2019
  • Cost $200
  • Location Fairground
  • Instructor / Presenter Jenny Elton
  • Age Requirements Ages 5-6

Jump into the whimsical world of author and illustrator Brendan Wenzel. Use mixed media materials to design your own hardcover storybook, complete with colorful animals and a charismatic story line.


Street Rhythm and Dance

  • When 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Mon. - Fri., June 17-21, 2019
  • Cost $200
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter Joshua Okpara
  • Age Requirements Ages 7-9

Get down and rock the dance floor! Learn a variety of street dance basics as well as team building, self-expression, reflection, self-discipline and problem solving. Together with your crew, show off your new moves during the Camp Contemporary Showcase!


Upcycled Installations

  • When 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Mon. - Fri., June 17-21, 2019
  • Cost $200
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter Leslie Hensley
  • Age Requirements Ages 5-6

Learn about and explore repetition and scale while creating upcycled sculptures inspired by artist Tara Donovan. Work together to build large-scale, immersive installations out of everyday items that will amaze family and friends.


Upcycled Installations

  • When 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Mon. - Fri., June 17-21, 2019
  • Cost $200
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter Leslie Hensley
  • Age Requirements Ages 5-6

Learn about and explore repetition and scale while creating upcycled sculptures inspired by artist Tara Donovan. Work together to build large-scale, immersive installations out of everyday items that will amaze family and friends.


Distressed Costume Design powered by Google

  • When 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Mon. - Fri., June 17-21, 2019
  • Cost $200
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter Dayna Brown
  • Age Requirements Ages 10-12

Join this post-apocalyptic gang to create a chicly distressed costume. Learn hand sewing, machine sewing, rendering, pattern building, alteration execution and contemporary style techniques. On Friday, show off your post-apocalyptic inspired garb on the runway during the Camp Contemporary Showcase.


Storybook Kids

  • When 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Mon. - Fri., June 17-21, 2019
  • Cost $200
  • Location Fairground
  • Instructor / Presenter Jenny Elton
  • Age Requirements Ages 5-6

Jump into the whimsical world of author and illustrator Brendan Wenzel. Use mixed media materials to design your own hardcover storybook, complete with colorful animals and a charismatic story line.


Playful Clay Creations

  • When 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Mon. - Fri., June 17-21, 2019
  • Cost $200
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter Olivia Egan
  • Age Requirements Ages 7-9

Create playful clay pieces while thinking about form and function. Learn the entire ceramic process including building, firing and glazing. At week's end, you'll take away several fun and functional ceramics pieces.


Street Rhythm and Dance

  • When 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Mon. - Fri., June 17-21, 2019
  • Cost $200
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter Joshua Okpara
  • Age Requirements Ages 7-9

Get down and rock the dance floor! Learn a variety of street dance basics as well as team building, self-expression, reflection, self-discipline and problem solving. Together with your crew, show off your new moves during the Camp Contemporary Showcase!


Mixed Media Cityscape

  • When 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Mon. - Fri., June 17-21, 2019
  • Cost $200
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter Eric Lyons
  • Age Requirements Ages 10-12

Embark on a quest to build your own city while exploring the work of mixed media collage artist, Anastasia Savinova. Work with cardboard, paint, found objects and more to create a visionary cityscape of your own design.


Mixed Media Cityscape

  • When 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Mon. - Fri., June 17-21, 2019
  • Cost $200
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter Eric Lyons
  • Age Requirements Ages 10-12

Embark on a quest to build your own city while exploring the work of mixed media collage artist, Anastasia Savinova. Work with cardboard, paint, found objects and more to create a visionary cityscape of your own design.


Distressed Costume Design powered by Google

  • When 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Mon. - Fri., June 17-21, 2019
  • Cost $200
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter Dayna Brown
  • Age Requirements Ages 10-12

Join this post-apocalyptic gang to create a chicly distressed costume. Learn hand sewing, machine sewing, rendering, pattern building, alteration execution and contemporary style techniques. On Friday, show off your post-apocalyptic inspired garb on the runway during the Camp Contemporary Showcase.


Playful Clay Creations

  • When 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Mon. - Fri., June 17-21, 2019
  • Cost $200
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter Olivia Egan
  • Age Requirements Ages 7-9

Create playful clay pieces while thinking about form and function. Learn the entire ceramic process including building, firing and glazing. At week's end, you'll take away several fun and functional ceramics pieces.


Storybook Kids

  • When 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Mon. - Fri., June 17-21, 2019
  • Cost $200
  • Location Fairground
  • Instructor / Presenter Jenny Elton
  • Age Requirements Ages 5-6

Jump into the whimsical world of author and illustrator Brendan Wenzel. Use mixed media materials to design your own hardcover storybook, complete with colorful animals and a charismatic story line.


Street Rhythm and Dance

  • When 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Mon. - Fri., June 17-21, 2019
  • Cost $200
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter Joshua Okpara
  • Age Requirements Ages 7-9

Get down and rock the dance floor! Learn a variety of street dance basics as well as team building, self-expression, reflection, self-discipline and problem solving. Together with your crew, show off your new moves during the Camp Contemporary Showcase!


Upcycled Installations

  • When 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Mon. - Fri., June 17-21, 2019
  • Cost $200
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter Leslie Hensley
  • Age Requirements Ages 5-6

Learn about and explore repetition and scale while creating upcycled sculptures inspired by artist Tara Donovan. Work together to build large-scale, immersive installations out of everyday items that will amaze family and friends.


JumpstART

  • When 9 a.m. - 12 p.m., Mon. - Fri., June 24-28, 2019
  • Cost $110
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter Alison Harris
  • Age Requirements Ages 4-5

JumpstART gets young artists up and moving with art! This half-day camp (9 a.m. - 12 p.m.) includes music, movement and visual art activities that will ignite curiosity and encourage exploratory play.


BIG & BOLD

  • When 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Mon. - Fri., June 24-28, 2019
  • Cost $200
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter Autumn Brown
  • Age Requirements Ages 5-6

Create oversized 2-D and 3-D works of art in this high-energy camp. Listen to upbeat music while exploring line, pattern and a rainbow of colors to create paintings and sculptures inspired by Brazilian artist Beatriz Milhazes.


Giant Puppet Parade

  • When 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Mon. - Fri., June 24-28, 2019
  • Cost $200
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter BC Summers
  • Age Requirements Ages 5-6

Combine fabric, paint, upcycled materials and more to make larger-than-life puppets inspired by artist Pam Kravetz. Play drums, pipes and other musical instruments to create original soundtracks to add to the fun of Friday's puppet parade.

Register


Modern Mural Painting - SOLD OUT

  • When 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Mon. - Fri., June 24-28, 2019
  • Cost $200
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter KJ Collins and Sean Vali
  • Age Requirements Ages 10-12

Pick up a brush and paint the walls with us! Learn the process of mural painting while understanding its complexities. This camp includes collaborating, sketching, cutting large-scale stencils and painting to create a multi-layered mural.


Artists in Wonderland: Performance Art

  • When 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Mon. - Fri., June 24-28, 2019
  • Cost $200
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter Erica Tschida
  • Age Requirements Ages 7-9

Collaborate with fellow campers to create an immersive wonderland. Learn performance tactics and experience character analysis, set design and prop and scenery construction. On Friday, perform your wonderland story for family and friends during the Camp Contemporary Showcase.


Creative Robotics powered by Google

  • When 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Mon. - Fri., June 24-28, 2019
  • Cost $220
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter Angel Little
  • Age Requirements Ages 7-9

Learn the basics of functional coding, creative designing and the If-Then-Else approach to problem solving. Learn to identify the common stages of mechanical engineering, expressions and creation mapping as well as team-based development.


Modern Mural Painting - SOLD OUT

  • When 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Mon. - Fri., June 24-28, 2019
  • Cost $200
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter KJ Collins and Sean Vali
  • Age Requirements Ages 10-12

Pick up a brush and paint the walls with us! Learn the process of mural painting while understanding its complexities. This camp includes collaborating, sketching, cutting large-scale stencils and painting to create a multi-layered mural.


BIG & BOLD

  • When 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Mon. - Fri., June 24-28, 2019
  • Cost $200
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter Autumn Brown
  • Age Requirements Ages 5-6

Create oversized 2-D and 3-D works of art in this high-energy camp. Listen to upbeat music while exploring line, pattern and a rainbow of colors to create paintings and sculptures inspired by Brazilian artist Beatriz Milhazes.


Creative Robotics powered by Google

  • When 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Mon. - Fri., June 24-28, 2019
  • Cost $220
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter Angel Little
  • Age Requirements Ages 7-9

Learn the basics of functional coding, creative designing and the If-Then-Else approach to problem solving. Learn to identify the common stages of mechanical engineering, expressions and creation mapping as well as team-based development.


JumpstART

  • When 9 a.m. - 12 p.m., Mon. - Fri., June 24-28, 2019
  • Cost $110
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter Alison Harris
  • Age Requirements Ages 4-5

JumpstART gets young artists up and moving with art! This half-day camp (9 a.m. - 12 p.m.) includes music, movement and visual art activities that will ignite curiosity and encourage exploratory play.


Giant Puppet Parade

  • When 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Mon. - Fri., June 24-28, 2019
  • Cost $200
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter BC Summers
  • Age Requirements Ages 5-6

Combine fabric, paint, upcycled materials and more to make larger-than-life puppets inspired by artist Pam Kravetz. Play drums, pipes and other musical instruments to create original soundtracks to add to the fun of Friday's puppet parade.

Register


Artists in Wonderland: Performance Art

  • When 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Mon. - Fri., June 24-28, 2019
  • Cost $200
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter Erica Tschida
  • Age Requirements Ages 7-9

Collaborate with fellow campers to create an immersive wonderland. Learn performance tactics and experience character analysis, set design and prop and scenery construction. On Friday, perform your wonderland story for family and friends during the Camp Contemporary Showcase.


JumpstART

  • When 9 a.m. - 12 p.m., Mon. - Fri., June 24-28, 2019
  • Cost $110
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter Alison Harris
  • Age Requirements Ages 4-5

JumpstART gets young artists up and moving with art! This half-day camp (9 a.m. - 12 p.m.) includes music, movement and visual art activities that will ignite curiosity and encourage exploratory play.


BIG & BOLD

  • When 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Mon. - Fri., June 24-28, 2019
  • Cost $200
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter Autumn Brown
  • Age Requirements Ages 5-6

Create oversized 2-D and 3-D works of art in this high-energy camp. Listen to upbeat music while exploring line, pattern and a rainbow of colors to create paintings and sculptures inspired by Brazilian artist Beatriz Milhazes.


Giant Puppet Parade

  • When 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Mon. - Fri., June 24-28, 2019
  • Cost $200
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter BC Summers
  • Age Requirements Ages 5-6

Combine fabric, paint, upcycled materials and more to make larger-than-life puppets inspired by artist Pam Kravetz. Play drums, pipes and other musical instruments to create original soundtracks to add to the fun of Friday's puppet parade.

Register


Artists in Wonderland: Performance Art

  • When 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Mon. - Fri., June 24-28, 2019
  • Cost $200
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter Erica Tschida
  • Age Requirements Ages 7-9

Collaborate with fellow campers to create an immersive wonderland. Learn performance tactics and experience character analysis, set design and prop and scenery construction. On Friday, perform your wonderland story for family and friends during the Camp Contemporary Showcase.


Creative Robotics powered by Google

  • When 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Mon. - Fri., June 24-28, 2019
  • Cost $220
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter Angel Little
  • Age Requirements Ages 7-9

Learn the basics of functional coding, creative designing and the If-Then-Else approach to problem solving. Learn to identify the common stages of mechanical engineering, expressions and creation mapping as well as team-based development.


Modern Mural Painting - SOLD OUT

  • When 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Mon. - Fri., June 24-28, 2019
  • Cost $200
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter KJ Collins and Sean Vali
  • Age Requirements Ages 10-12

Pick up a brush and paint the walls with us! Learn the process of mural painting while understanding its complexities. This camp includes collaborating, sketching, cutting large-scale stencils and painting to create a multi-layered mural.


Giant Puppet Parade

  • When 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Mon. - Fri., June 24-28, 2019
  • Cost $200
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter BC Summers
  • Age Requirements Ages 5-6

Combine fabric, paint, upcycled materials and more to make larger-than-life puppets inspired by artist Pam Kravetz. Play drums, pipes and other musical instruments to create original soundtracks to add to the fun of Friday's puppet parade.

Register


Artists in Wonderland: Performance Art

  • When 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Mon. - Fri., June 24-28, 2019
  • Cost $200
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter Erica Tschida
  • Age Requirements Ages 7-9

Collaborate with fellow campers to create an immersive wonderland. Learn performance tactics and experience character analysis, set design and prop and scenery construction. On Friday, perform your wonderland story for family and friends during the Camp Contemporary Showcase.


BIG & BOLD

  • When 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Mon. - Fri., June 24-28, 2019
  • Cost $200
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter Autumn Brown
  • Age Requirements Ages 5-6

Create oversized 2-D and 3-D works of art in this high-energy camp. Listen to upbeat music while exploring line, pattern and a rainbow of colors to create paintings and sculptures inspired by Brazilian artist Beatriz Milhazes.


Creative Robotics powered by Google

  • When 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Mon. - Fri., June 24-28, 2019
  • Cost $220
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter Angel Little
  • Age Requirements Ages 7-9

Learn the basics of functional coding, creative designing and the If-Then-Else approach to problem solving. Learn to identify the common stages of mechanical engineering, expressions and creation mapping as well as team-based development.


JumpstART

  • When 9 a.m. - 12 p.m., Mon. - Fri., June 24-28, 2019
  • Cost $110
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter Alison Harris
  • Age Requirements Ages 4-5

JumpstART gets young artists up and moving with art! This half-day camp (9 a.m. - 12 p.m.) includes music, movement and visual art activities that will ignite curiosity and encourage exploratory play.


Modern Mural Painting - SOLD OUT

  • When 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Mon. - Fri., June 24-28, 2019
  • Cost $200
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter KJ Collins and Sean Vali
  • Age Requirements Ages 10-12

Pick up a brush and paint the walls with us! Learn the process of mural painting while understanding its complexities. This camp includes collaborating, sketching, cutting large-scale stencils and painting to create a multi-layered mural.


Giant Puppet Parade

  • When 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Mon. - Fri., June 24-28, 2019
  • Cost $200
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter BC Summers
  • Age Requirements Ages 5-6

Combine fabric, paint, upcycled materials and more to make larger-than-life puppets inspired by artist Pam Kravetz. Play drums, pipes and other musical instruments to create original soundtracks to add to the fun of Friday's puppet parade.

Register


Artists in Wonderland: Performance Art

  • When 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Mon. - Fri., June 24-28, 2019
  • Cost $200
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter Erica Tschida
  • Age Requirements Ages 7-9

Collaborate with fellow campers to create an immersive wonderland. Learn performance tactics and experience character analysis, set design and prop and scenery construction. On Friday, perform your wonderland story for family and friends during the Camp Contemporary Showcase.


BIG & BOLD

  • When 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Mon. - Fri., June 24-28, 2019
  • Cost $200
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter Autumn Brown
  • Age Requirements Ages 5-6

Create oversized 2-D and 3-D works of art in this high-energy camp. Listen to upbeat music while exploring line, pattern and a rainbow of colors to create paintings and sculptures inspired by Brazilian artist Beatriz Milhazes.


Creative Robotics powered by Google

  • When 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Mon. - Fri., June 24-28, 2019
  • Cost $220
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter Angel Little
  • Age Requirements Ages 7-9

Learn the basics of functional coding, creative designing and the If-Then-Else approach to problem solving. Learn to identify the common stages of mechanical engineering, expressions and creation mapping as well as team-based development.


JumpstART

  • When 9 a.m. - 12 p.m., Mon. - Fri., June 24-28, 2019
  • Cost $110
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter Alison Harris
  • Age Requirements Ages 4-5

JumpstART gets young artists up and moving with art! This half-day camp (9 a.m. - 12 p.m.) includes music, movement and visual art activities that will ignite curiosity and encourage exploratory play.


Modern Mural Painting - SOLD OUT

  • When 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Mon. - Fri., June 24-28, 2019
  • Cost $200
  • Location Fairgrounds
  • Instructor / Presenter KJ Collins and Sean Vali
  • Age Requirements Ages 10-12

Pick up a brush and paint the walls with us! Learn the process of mural painting while understanding its complexities. This camp includes collaborating, sketching, cutting large-scale stencils and painting to create a multi-layered mural.


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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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