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2016 Press Coverage

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Melvin Edwards: In Oklahoma

'Pioneer' sculptor to be featurd in Oklahoma City solo exhibit
The Oklahoman/NewsOK

Review: Melvin Edwards "In Oklahoma"
Art Review Oklahoma

Sculpture Melvin Edwards channels history and social impetus in Oklahoma
Oklahoma Gazette

Viewers steel themselves for a gritty look at art
The Oklahoman/NewsOK

Kerry James Marchall's 'Mastry' at The Met Headlines Fall Season, 50+ Exhibitions Featuring Black Artists
Culture Type

What to do in Oklahoman on Nov. 3, 2016: Take in music, dance and art at Oklahoma Contemporary's 'Freedom Visible'
The Oklahoman/NewsOK

Retrospective: The Latest News in Black Art - Derrick Adams Wins Studio Museum Prize, Influential Young Curators
Culture Type

Folding Light

Oklahoma Contemporary Breaks Ground
The Oklahoman/NewsOK

New arts campus for Oklahoma Contemporary on its way
Oklahoma Gazette

Parties, Etc.: Groundbreaking Ceremony
The Oklahoman/NewsOK

Oklahoma Contemporary coming out of the ground with gusto, Folds of Light
OKC Friday

Around town: Contemporary Construction
The Journal Record

Oklahoma Contemporary breaks ground on campus near downtown Oklahoma City
The Oklahoman/NewsOK

Oklahoma Contemporary to break ground, expand art, culture in OKC
Edmond Sun

Tomás Saraceno: Cloud City

'Utopian city' offers unique view of OKC
The Oklahoman/NewsOK

Cloud City lets guests take in OKC from a new perspective
Oklahoma Gazette

“It’s really disorienting,” New piece of art gives new perspective on Oklahoma City surroundings

Innovative art piece 'Cloud City' to open at Campbell Art Park

Walking among the clouds: Large-scale art piece installed on Broadway
OKC Friday

What to do in Oklahoma on Oct. 29, 2016: See 'Cloud City' before it closes Sunday
The Oklahoman/NewsOK

Summer Wheat: Pry the Lid Off

Summer Wheat takes inspiration from 17th-century art and her Oklahoma upbringing
Oklahoma Gazette

Oklahoma Contemporary exhibit is inspired by Vermeer
The Oklahoman/NewsOK

Summer Wheat returns for homecoming exhibition at Oklahoma Contemporary
The City Sentinel

Camp Contemporary

Cultivate art and creativity at Oklahoma Contemporary

Students getting creative, conquering fears at spring break camps across the metro

Spring Break Vacation Alternative - Keep Kids Busy Not Bored
Tourist Meets Traveler

Find out ways to keep kids active & learning during Spring Break

ArtNow 2016

ArtNow Exhibition open: whistling sculptures, LED animations & 3-D printed pieces

ArtNow features ceramics made while blindfolded

What to do in Oklahoma on Jan. 21, 2016: See 'ArtNow 2016' at Oklahoma Contemporary
The Oklahoman/NewsOK

ArtNow kicks off 2016 in Oklahoma City's art scene
Oklahoma Gazette

Oklahoma Contemporary #ArtNowOKC Photo Booth
Party Box

ArtNow Gala
405 Magazine

Best Gallery or Museum Awards

Oklahoma Contemporary Arts Center Named Best Gallery Or Museum In Oklahoma, 2016
American Arts Awards/Highlight Hollywood

Oklahoma City's Top 10 Contemporary Art Galleries and Museums
Culture Trip

Jeremiah Davis and Jennifer Scanlan

Davis, Scanlan join Oklahoma Contemporary
The Journal Record

16 Female Curators Shaking Things up in 2016

Additional 2016 Coverage

Artist Christie Owen's work grew from a means of self-therapy
Oklahoma Gazette

Byliner Awards to honor six women including Donna Rinehart-Keever

The Oklahoman/NewsOK


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