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Upcoming Programs

Before visiting, please check out our COVID Protocols. (All staff, visitors and students — vaccinated or unvaccinated — over the age of 2 should wear masks while inside our facilities.)

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Dec. 12
Performance | Oklahoma Virtuosi Chamber Orchestra in Concert: Holidays with OVCO
5-6:15 p.m. | Te Ata Theater
Reserve free tickets here

Oklahoma Virtuosi Chamber Orchestra presents Holidays with OVCO, featuring the Virtuosi Orchestra and guest artists the Highlands Duo (violinist Benjamin Shute and harpsichordist Anastasia Abu Bakar) alongside violinist Austin Rice. They will perform Arcangelo Corelli’s Concerto Grosso in G minor. The second half of the concert will include holiday favorites from around the world.

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Dec. 9
Pixel Holiday Ornament Making
6-7:30 p.m. | Drop in — tickets not required

Looking for a holiday gift? Stretch out your creative muscles by making Open World-inspired holiday keychains and ornaments for you and your loved ones. This free event for ages 4+ is organized by the Oklahoma Contemporary Teen Arts Council (OCTAC).

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Dec. 9 - Jan. 2
Studio School Ceramics Sale
Members-Only Preview | 11 a.m. - 6 p.m. Dec. 9
Sale opens to the public | 6 p.m. Dec. 9

Nationally recognized and emerging Oklahoma ceramicists offer a variety of pottery styles — from functional cups, bowls and plates that celebrate the daily rituals of warm coffee and shared meals to funky and tactile tabletop sculptures — that turn any holiday table into a work of art.

Learn more here.

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Dec. 18
Factory Obscura Presents the Annual March of the Trees in partnership with Oklahoma Contemporary

5:30-9 p.m. | Studio School Lot

On the longest night of the year, Factory Obscura invites you to let go of the past and set intentions for the future at the Annual March of the Trees Winter Solstice Celebration. This year's event is an exciting new partnership with Oklahoma Contemporary to bring you even more FREE Winter Solstice Fun!

Participants are invited to light up the night and dress as trees — holiday trees, butterfly trees, forest trees, trees of life, any tree you choose. The festivities begin at 5:30 p.m. at Oklahoma Contemporary’s Studio School with activities and refreshments.

The March of The Trees will set off promptly at 6:30 to march our way through Automobile Alley spreading the light and will end the evening with live music and community at Factory Obscura’s MIX-TAPE experience.


Monday 11 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Closed Tuesday

Wednesday 11 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Thursday 11 a.m. - 9 p.m.

Friday - Sunday 11 a.m. - 6 p.m.

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Visit us at 11 NW 11th St.
Oklahoma City, OK 73103
Phone: 405 951 0000
Fax: 405 951 0003

Oklahoma Contemporary
P.O. Box 3062
Oklahoma City, OK 73101

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