Oklahoma Contemporary
Install view of Ed Ruscha: OKLA
An art gallery wall displays a large painting of a mountain with the words "FIGURE IT ON OUT" layered atop the image

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One Night Only: Ed Ruscha

June 15, 2021

The famed pop artist returns to Oklahoma City to see Ed Ruscha: OKLA and discuss his work

Inspired, Naturally

June 08, 2021

From Oklahoma's famous red dirt and summer sunshine to leaves from teas and trees, June's Second Saturday, inspired by our new Art Garden, puts Mother Nature first.

Navigating History

June 02, 2021

Join us for Thursday's reading of Dead Languages, in which Jonathan Wei explores his coming of age amid desegregation in the South.

Purposeful Playlists: Ed Ruscha

May 25, 2021

Get your motor running with 30 songs from the artist’s personal record collection

'Teens Like Art and Gatherings -- ’Nuff Said'

May 18, 2021

Oklahoma Contemporary Teen Arts Council on why peers should attend Teen Nights

‘Hottest Title in Opera Right Now’ to Debut in Te Ata Theater

May 12, 2021

Painted Sky Opera tells the coming-of-age story of a transgender woman from adolescence, through transition and into adulthood

'We Believed in the Sun When It Didn't Shine'

May 06, 2021

Our newest third-floor exhibition celebrates the ongoing impact of the Civil Rights movement in Oklahoma City

Second Saturday: Reprint Frenzy

May 04, 2021

This week's Second Saturday event at your new arts center is the perfect way to explore the fun, funky and delicious side of the art form in celebration of our ongoing Ed Ruscha: OKLA exhibition.

Where the Stories Come Sweeping Down the Plain

April 29, 2021

The author of The Great Oklahoma Swindle talks about his book, the inherent contradictions in Oklahoma history and what stories students in his Studio School class will learn to tell

#ThursdayThree with Chris Collins

April 22, 2021

Explore the value of contemporary art with Oklahoma Contemporary’s new chief development officer


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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