Art Now is the contemporary art exhibition for Oklahoma, showcasing work by the state's top artists. Oklahoma Contemporary's premier fundraising event, Art Now has been around for more than 2 decades.
On Friday, November 9, 2012 from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., Jennifer Borland, Assistant Professor of Art History at Oklahoma State University, will explore the images found in copies of the Régime du corps, a late medieval health guide. These luxuriously-decorated books, likely intended for use by noblewomen managing their households, were apparently designed to move medical knowledge from the university into the home. As such, they alter how we might understand women's roles in late medieval healthcare.
Artwork by OSU faculty Chris Ramsay and Brandon Reese as well as alumna Anita Fields was on display at the "Crafting Ritual & Identity: Oklahoma Invitation Exhibition, " which ran through Aug. 23 in Tulsa. The exhibit, which included a total of 14 artists from Oklahoma, is located at Living Art at 307 E. Brady in Tulsa. It was sponsored by the Brady Craft Alliance, headed by OSU alumna Emily Kern.
Billy Joe "BJ" Smith, 80, died on Thursday, Jan. 26, 2012 in Stillwater, Oklahoma. His graveside service will be at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2012 at Fairlawn Cemetery. Memorial service will follow at 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2012 at the University Heights Baptist Church in Stillwater, Oklahoma with Pastor John Bugg officiating. Strode Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Dr. González will deliver the paper “Crucifixion Piety in New Mexico: On the Origin and Art of Saint Librada” in Los Angeles on February 21, 2012. The talk is part of the “Christianity and Latin American Art: Apprehension, Appropriation, Assimilation” symposium sponsored by the Association of Scholars of Christianity in the History of Art. The one-day event will be held at the Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels. The full schedule and registration information is available with the link below.
Phil Choo, Soedea (Poles signfying prayer for a good harvest), 2011
Professor Phil Choo has been selected as one of the artists to exhibit work in the 2011 Irene Rosenzweig Biennial Exhibition. There were 206 entires from 93 artists. The Juror, David Bailin, selected 31 artworks for inclusion in the show. The exhibition will take place at The Arts & Science Center for Southeast Arkansas. The exhibition dates are December 2nd - February 4th, with an opening reception and award ceremony on Thursday, December 8th from 5:00-7:00 pm.
Jo Lynch, Catching Rays, Watercolor
Professor Jo Lynch presently has an exhibition in the Malinda Berry Fischer Gallery, OSU Foundation, 400 South Monroe. The exhibit runs Oct 1 thru December 31 and the opening reception is this thursday, October 13 at 5:30 - 7. The show includes a variety of her watercolor works, with a focus on her explorations into the effects of sunlight on and through transparent/translucent objects.
Phil Choo, Wishes on 38th Parallel by North Korea, 11.5" X 11.5"
Professor Phil Choo has been selected as one of the artists to exhibit work in the Hot New Pics Show. The exhibition will take place at Center Gallery at the Midwest Center for Photography, Wichita, KS. The exhibition dates are October 28 - November 11, with an opening reception on Friday, October 28th from 7:00 - 10:00 p.m
Professor Liz Roth was featured in the Lifestyle section of the Stillwater NewsPress, Sunday, September 25th. The article Grand Canyon Art to be Showcased by Silas Allen discusses her artist-in-residence at the Grand Canyon National Park and the Faculty Show at the Gardiner Art Gallery.