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Oklahoma Contemporary wins $25,000 NEA grant for Ed Ruscha exhibition

June 13, 2020
Ruscha Trademark7 1962 web res
Ed Ruscha. Trademark #7, 1962. Oil, ink, tape on paper. UBS Art Collection ©Ed Ruscha. Courtesy of the artist and Gagosian

Oklahoma Contemporary announced a $25,000 Art Works grant from the National Endowment for the Arts for the upcoming Ed Ruscha: OKLA exhibition. NEA Chairman Mary Anne Carter has approved more than $84 million in grants as part of the Arts Endowment’s second major funding announcement for FY20.

“These awards demonstrate the resilience of the arts in America, showcasing not only the creativity of their arts projects but the organizations’ agility in the face of a national health crisis,” Carter said. “We celebrate organizations like Oklahoma Contemporary for providing opportunities for learning and engagement through the arts in these times.”

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11 NW 11th St.
Oklahoma City, OK 73103
Phone: 405 951 0000
Fax: 405 951 0003
info@okcontemp.org

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