Oklahoma Contemporary
Video still, Home1947: Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy
A living room with wooden chairs, a low table and wood-framed mirrors on the walls. The curtains blow in the breeze.

2024 Press Coverage

Find our most recent news highlights below. You can also see coverage of the numerous programs and exhibitions that took place in 2023. Or check out coverage from 2022, 2021, 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015 and awards.


SHELTER

Home Work: SHELTER opens at Oklahoma Contemporary Arts Center
ArtDesk

The Oklahoma Contemporary Has A New Must-See Exhibit Named Shelter
Fox25

SHELTER at Contemporary examines refugee crisis in miniature
Oklahoma City Free Press

Oklahoma Contemporary features new exhibit "SHELTER"
The Journal Record

HOME1947: Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy

Oklahoma Contemporary Arts Center Debuts Exhibition Crafted by Award-Winning Artist
News9

Exploring Home1947: Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy, a new exhibit at Oklahoma Contemporary
Fox25

Voices Carry
ArtDesk

HOME1947 at Okla Contemporary a heartbreaking portrait of lost homes, histories
Oklahoma City Free Press

HOME1947: Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy exhibition to open at OK Contemporary
Oklahoma City Free Press

OK programs receive funding to "highlight underrepresented stories"
Fox23


Edgar Heap of Birds

Getty Awards over $1 Million to Fund Curatorial Innovation
Getty


Descendants of the Black 1000

From films to art exhibits, here's how you can celebrate Black History Month in Oklahoma
The Oklahoman

Don't miss "Descendants of the Black 1000" at Oklahoma Contemporary
MetroFamily Magazine

Ways to celebrate Black History Month
The Oklahoma 100


ArtNow: The Soul Is a Wanderer

The Wandering Soul of Oklahoma Artists
Hyperallergic

Dans l'Oklahoma, une biennale pour « trouver la réponse dans la poussière »
Le Quotidien de l'Art

Ahead of Critics Choice Awards, Sterlin Harjo talks 'Reservation Dogs' and future projects
The Oklahoman

On the Town: Oklahoma Contemporary honors artist, filmmaker Harjo
The Journal Record


Pride Month

Oklahoma Pride Alliance

Pride Month in OKC kicks off at Okla Contemporary Arts Ctr
Oklahoma City Free Press


Partnerships

2nd Best Dance Company

RED at OK Contemporary an immersive dance production
Oklahoma City Free Press

'RED'
The Oklahoma 100

Oklahoma City Repertory Theater

"Queens of Sheba" presented in partnership with Oklahoma Contemporary and Under the Radar
KFOR

Behind the scenes of 'Vietgone,' the Vietnamese refugee rom-com road trip rolling into OKC
The Oklahoman

Oklahoma City Repertory presents 'Vietgone': A new American love story
Fox25


Get to Know Oklahoma Contemporary

Trent Riley Is New Executive Director At Oklahoma Contemporary
OKCFriday

Contemporary sets new director, renewed focus on arts community
Oklahoma City Free Press

On the Town: Luxe Affair brings high fashion to OKC
The Journal Record

Trent Riley named Oklahoma Contemporary Arts Center's executive director
ArtDaily

A Bite at the Museum: Contemporary Cuisine
Oklahoma Today


Education

Young at Art
ArtDesk

Knit Safe for Work
Luxiere

Local Knitting Sensation Shares Stories Through Intricate Handmade Sweaters
News9

Arts Education for a Better Future
ArtDesk

Amplify: Oklahoma Contemporary celebrates arts educators
EdmondActive

Cultivating Creativity in OKC - Innovative outlets where imaginations can run wild
MetroFamily Magazine


Video still, HOME1947: Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy. © Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy. Photos courtesy of SOC Films.

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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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