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Plaza Festival

Plaza Festival

Plaza Festival gets busy with old favorites, new faces
On Sept. 27, visitors can explore art, performances, food and children’s activities in the Plaza District
By Tim Farley
Fun, food and good times will be in abundant supply when the 16th Street Plaza District kicks off its annual festival Saturday, Sept. 27, as visitors will


OCCC Hosts 125 Art Booths at Annual Arts Festival

OCCC Hosts 125 Art Booths at Annual Arts Festival

OCCC Hosts 125 Art Booths at Annual Arts Festival
By Tim Farley
Some of the best artists from the Southwest will showcase their talents during the 36th annual Arts Festival Oklahoma Aug. 30-Sept. 1 at Oklahoma City Community College.
As usual, there will be an abundance of visual art beneath the big tents, performing artists


Chickasaw artists’ work on display in Davis and Sulphur

Chickasaw artists’ work on display in Davis and Sulphur

Chickasaw artists’ work on display in Davis and Sulphur
By Linda Miller
Artwork by Chickasaw native artists Drue Ridley and Erin Shaw, both known for their innovative techniques, is on display at separate locations in south-central Oklahoma.
Ridley’s paintings are on view at the Chickasaw Nation Welcome Center in Davis, and Shaw’s art is featured


deadCENTER Films Snag National Emmy Nods

deadCENTER Films Snag National Emmy Nods

Two documentary films that screened at the 2012 deadCENTER Film Festival have been nominated for Emmy Awards.


Russian Role Suspected As Jets Shot Down Days After MH17

Kiev said two of its fighter jets were shot down over the rebel-held territory in eastern Ukraine on Wednesday, and the missiles that brought them down might have been fired from Russia… MORE


“Fabergé: Jeweler to the Tsars”

“Fabergé: Jeweler to the Tsars”

At OKCMOA June 20 through September 27, 2015.


THE NATIONAL PARKS

THE NATIONAL PARKS

THE NATIONAL PARKS – Treasure Troves of Artistic Inspiration
BY M. J. VAN DEVENTER
Artists have long found the country’s national parks enticing havens for artistic inspiration. Their paintings and sculptures have provided a gallery of emotional and compelling viewpoints on nature and wilderness as they portray these locales in oils, watercolor, pastels and acrylics,


THE WARLOCK OF ART WORK

THE WARLOCK OF ART WORK

THE WARLOCK OF ART WORK
Maurice Ferris restores priceless works of art
By Tim Farley
Maurice Ferris has been called a magician, but he doesn’t work with top hats, rabbits or beautiful assistants who act as if they’ve been sawed in half. He offers no sleight of hand or secret card tricks with his work.


ARMSTRONG AUDITORIUM IN EDMOND TAKES HOME REDBUD AWARD

ARMSTRONG AUDITORIUM IN EDMOND TAKES HOME REDBUD AWARD

ARMSTRONG AUDITORIUM IN EDMOND TAKES HOME REDBUD AWARD
$25 million concert hall awarded “Outstanding New Attraction”
The Armstrong Auditorium was awarded the Outstanding New Attraction award during the 2014 Redbud Awards gala hosted by the Oklahoma Travel Industry Association May 13 at the Oklahoma History Center.
The Redbud Awards recognize Oklahoma tourism attractions, destination marketing


10th Annual Prix de West Brunch

10th Annual Prix de West Brunch

JRB Art at The Elms announces their 10th Annual Prix de West brunch, June 15.