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Nicole Emmons-Willis - Lady Parts

Nicole Emmons-Willis “Lady Parts”

Lady Parts by Nicole Emmons-Willis is an immersive site-specific installation at Individual Artists of Oklahoma that brings to light the overutilization of hysterectomy in the treatment of fibroids and explores the unknowns of female reproductive...

Ginna Dowling - Inherent Language of Life

Ginna Dowling “Inherent Language of Life”

Norman printmaker and visual storyteller Ginna Dowling celebrates language with Inherent Language of Life, a solo exhibition at MAINSITE that asked the community to develop its own language through instinctual symbols. In this Artist Statement...

Gayle Curry's shoes at Sole Expression at Science Museum Oklahoma

Sole Expression: The Art of the Shoe

Shoes, the designers who create them, and the artists who interpret, have taken the runway in Science Museum Oklahoma’s latest smART Space exhibit, “Sole Expression: The Art of the Shoe.” “Sole Expression: The Art of...

Paul T. Taylor as Mr Burns - photo by mutzphotography.com

Mr. Burns at CityRep

For this excellent Performing Arts Q&A, the Founding Artistic Director of CityRep, Donald Jordan, talks about their upcoming production of the Simpsons inspired play, Mr. Burns, A Post-Electric Play. What five words would you use...

Valerie Vaughn - I Am The Change Exhibit

Valerie Vaughn – I Am The Change Exhibit

Valerie Vaughn is a photographer, memory maker, story teller, essence reflector and the creative mind behind Project Unlabeled. In this Artist Statement Minute video, Valerie and Laura Stringer talk about, “I Am The Change.” Produced...

Annie Ellicott - Photo by Jeremy Charles

Lonesome Goldmine by Annie Ellicott

For this week’s Tuesday Treat Q&A session, Annie Ellicott talks about her latest album, Lonesome Goldmine. She also shares the story her challenge of making the album while caring for her mother who had cancer,...

Uncovering Oklahoma visits OKC Improv

OKC Improv

“There’s another thing to love about Oklahoma and that’s that we have a really vibrant, really creative, nationally traveling, impactful, and unforgettable improv scene.” This week Uncovering Oklahoma visits OKC Improv to learn about them,...

New Shift

New Shift. New Shows. New Future.

Together, we can make Oklahoma Better! I am Dennis Spielman, the Producer of Uncovering Oklahoma, and today I am presenting my campaign to lift people’s voices with the Uncovering Oklahoma Network. As you know, Uncovering...

Tobi for AMP Festival - Provided Image

Building the AMP Festival

The first annual AMP Festival came to 9th Street in Automobile Alley on August 27th, 2016. The outdoor festival celebrated Art and Music created by women and girls with live music hosted all-female bands, female-fronted...

Beginnings by Grant Adams album cover

Beginnings by Grant Adams

Here in this Tuesday Treat Q&A, Grant Adams talks about his appropriately titled debut album, Beginnings. He also shares how a sick day from school got him into music, his favorite places for music in...