Oklahoma Contemporary
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Art & Ideas

Get curious with Studio School! Explore the theory, history and criticism of contemporary art and culture through Art & Ideas courses. Far from a dry lecture or endless PowerPoint presentation, these courses emphasize your active inquiry through discussion, readings and participatory activities.

Learn more about the instructors' backgrounds and teaching approaches here.

Questions about a multi-week class? Browse the Studio School syllabi for more details on class topics, projects and required materials and supplies. Tuition for multi-week courses does not include materials. When signing up for a class, all students agree to abide by the policies set forth in the Student Handbook.

Studio School Fall Session | Sept. 27 - Nov. 21, 2021
Fall registration for eight-week classes is now closed.
Registration closes for four-week classes beginning in Oct. on Oct. 17 at 11:59 p.m.

Interested in more than just Art & Ideas? See our full class and workshop list here.

Four-Week Class | Oklahoma Contemporary Composers

  • Date 1-3 p.m. Sundays, Oct. 31 - Nov. 21, 2021
  • Cost $65.00
  • Location Main Building | The Fudge Family Photography Studio
  • Instructor / Presenter Jacob Frost
  • Age Requirements 16+
  • Contact studioschool@okcontemp.org

Join local composer Jacob Frost to learn about the exciting new music being made in Oklahoma City and the state. Students will explore the work of a diverse array of Oklahoma composers and discuss the musical and cultural elements of their work. The course will involve music from every corner of the “contemporary classical” genre, such as orchestral, experimental and electroacoustic music, including the work of Indigenous composers. Experienced listeners and newcomers alike will leave with an appreciation for the work of local composers and tools to discuss and analyze new music. Registration closes Sunday, Oct. 17 at 11:59 p.m.



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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