Artist Chris Ramsay is a collector--and he creates artwork from the objects he collects. With Philbrook curator Susan Green, explore Chris's collections, see his Recollection Table in the special exhibition Tulsa Treasures, and discover behind-the-scenes images of his process. 

Currently Chris is the Interim Department Head and Professor of Jewelry/Metals and 3D Foundations at the Oklahoma State University Department of Art, Graphic Design and Art History.
 

Click link below to see the interview on the Facebook page of the Philbrook Museum of Art.

https://www.facebook.com/PhilbrookMuseum/videos/853339805156971/


In their last week of classes, students in ART 1513 (Art History Survey II) with Prof. Jennifer Borland were tasked with recreating a work of art with whatever they had with them while practicing social distancing. The students could choose any work of art from the time frame covered in the course (roughly 1300 to 2020). Several museums started encouraging such engagement with their collections in March:
http://blogs.getty.edu/iris/getty-artworks-recreated-with-household-items-by-creative-geniuses-the-world-over/#tips

These are some highlights! 

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The Oklahoma Arts Council has announced the names of 34 Oklahomans selected to participate in the 2020 Leadership Arts program. The list includes individuals from 18 Oklahoma communities statewide who will convene at four two-day spring sessions to learn how the arts can positively impact education, economic development, and quality of life in Oklahoma.

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The Oklahoma Visual Arts Coalition’s Momentum annually features Oklahoma artists ages 30 years and younger, working in diverse media. The exhibition presents a diversified look at young artistic talent in Oklahoma.

Attendees encounter film, performance, new media, installation, music, and more. 

Momentum OKC Spotlight 2020
Curator: Jade Powers, Assistant Curator at the Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art
Emerging Curator: Madison Moody

Faculty, Students and Alumni from OSU - 

Ann Dawkins - Faculty
Megan Baugh
Megan Crow
Amber DuBoise-Shepard
Calli Heflin
Jenn Johnson
Gianna Martucci-Fink
Clara Titus
Kately Towsley

2020 List of Momentum Artist click here

Don't miss Momentum 2020 on March 20th-22nd, at Dead People's Stuff, 1900 Linwood Boulevard, OKC, OK 73106