Explore the ins-and-outs of your new arts center virtually with our archive of video and writing about our inaugural exhibitions, education initiatives, public programming and so much more.
In Introduction to Oklahoma Contemporary
At the new, state-of-the-art Oklahoma Contemporary, visitors explore art and creativity through exhibitions, performances and a wide variety of educational programs. At its core, this is an inclusive space. Learn more about the arts center through this introductory video.
Ed Ruscha: OKLA
Exhibition co-curators Jeremiah Matthew Davis and Alexandra Schwarz lead a conversation with internationally recognized contemporary artist Ed Ruscha. They discuss his youth in Oklahoma City, the groundbreaking aspects of the exhibition and Ruscha's fascination with language as art.
- Ed Ruscha: OKLA Virtual Tour
- Behind the scenes of Ed Ruscha's Chocolate Room
- Learning Gallery for Ed Ruscha: OKLA
- Ed Ruscha at Shop Contemporary
Fieldworks: Beyond Measure
- Fieldworks: Beyond Measure tour with exhibiting artists Robert Bailey and Todd Stewart
- Virtual Gallery Talk: Fieldworks: Beyond Measure with Pablo Barrera
Bright Golden Haze
- Illuminations with Leo Villareal
- Slow TV: Black glass eclipse
- Screen Age Dream: Inside Bright Golden Haze with the Oklahoma Contemporary Teen Arts Council
- #ThursdayThree with Camille Utterback: The Bright Golden Haze artist on the systems that shape us
- #ArtistSpotlight - Tavares Strachan: Exploring race, place and space with the Bright Golden Haze artist
London-based artist Robert Montgomery discusses the intersection of visual art and prose with poet Raymond Antrobus. Antrobus shares his own poetry in response to Montgomery's billboard-style piece THE STARS PULLED DOWN FOR REAL.
- In Conversation: Amanda Horten and The Cauldron Press
- Thursday Night Late: Jeremiah Matthew Davis and Alexandra Schwarz with Jeff Briley
- Thursday Night Late: Unassigned Data by Warren Realrider
- Elemental: A Thursday Night Late Virtual Performance with the OKC Ballet
- Illuminating Perspectives: Panel Discussion
- Expanse by RACE Dance Collective at Oklahoma Contemporary
Visitor Experience at Oklahoma Contemporary
Get to know the friendly Visitor Experience staff — and what visitors can expect to experience — at your new art center.
- Oklahoma Contemporary Virtual Tour, Part 1
- Oklahoma Contemporary Virtual Tour, Part 2
- Oklahoma Contemporary Virtual Tour, Part 3
- Oklahoma Contemporary Virtual Tour, Part 4
Explore your creative curiosity through photography by combining some of your own photos to create one-of-a-kind works inspired by Shadow on the Glare artist, Sam Charbonneau.
- #AtHomeArt: Aqueous Mobile
- #AtHomeArt: Star Power
- #AtHomeArt: Folding Light Sky
- #AtHomeArt: Blackout Poetry
- #AtHomeArt: Shadow on the Glare Project
Get creative this spring with online and socially distanced in-person offerings from Studio School!
- Studio School Online
- Studio Activity | Fiber dyeing with Rachel Denbow
- Studio School at Oklahoma Contemporary