Now on View Norman Rockwell: Behind the Camera

February 17, 2018 – June 10, 2018

Now on View To Endure in Bronze

December 1, 2017 – December 31, 2018

Now on View Hidden in Plain Sight: Unexpected Views of Gilcrease Museum

August 28, 2017 – April 22, 2018

Now on View The Essence of Place: Celebrating the Photography of David Halpern

November 22, 2016 – April 8, 2018

Now on View Creating the Modern Southwest

October 16, 2016 – February 25, 2018

Coming Soon Seasons of the Desert: Landscapes of the American Southwest

March 16, 2018 – June 10, 2018

Coming Soon Exploring The Big Trail

May 1, 2018 – December 31, 2018


Help design the reinvention of Gilcrease Museum. With funding through the Vision Tulsa bond package passed by voters in 2016, Gilcrease Museum will undergo a major renovation. We are gathering community input on programming, exhibitions, events and more to ensure Gilcrease continues to be the museum Tulsans dream it can be. Take the #MyGilcrease Survey

Drawing The Color Line

February 22: Writer and historian Hannibal B. Johnson, Esq., a respected voice in the national dialogue on race relations, will contextualize two iconic Norman Rockwell images and provide insights regarding how the issues featured in these works continue to affect race relations and equity today. Stay for an interactive discussion following the talk. Free.

Gilcrease After Hours: Norman Rockwell!

February 23: Join us as we celebrate the work of Norman Rockwell, one of America’s most influential and popular artists. Learn to make 1950s cocktails and sodas, check out Rockwell’s commentary on the early Civil Rights movement, network with other young professionals and support your local art community. FREE!

Drop-In Studio: Mixed Media Collage

February 25: Join us this Sunday to explore Mixed Media Collage. Try blending, layering, sewing, transfer and sculptural techniques. If you would like, bring a copy of a photo (or photos) that you can incorporate into your work to personalize it. Studio activities can be adapted for visitors of all ages and backgrounds. All supplies/materials provided. Free for museum members; free with museum admission for not-yet members.

An Artist Who Happens to be an Indian

March 2: Join Dr. Kristin Youngbull, author of Brummett Echohawk: Pawnee Thunderbird and Artist, as she discusses the life and work of Brummett Echohawk and examines why he and his art have had lasting significance. A book signing in the Gilcrease Museum Store will follow the talk. Free for museum members; free with museum admission for not-yet members.

Sunday Draws

March 4: Sunday Draws is for anyone who wants to learn to draw or learn to draw better and have fun doing it. A teaching artist will guide participants using various drawing techniques, and different drawing tools and materials. Sunday Draws is for adults and children ages 8 and up. All supplies are provided, including drawing journals to keep. Registration is required.


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