On View @ Zarrow: "Michael Ananian: Portraits, Characters and Music"

On view through September 24, 2016
12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Zarrow Center for Art & Education
This exhibition includes portraiture and larger format paintings that combine Michael Ananian's leitmotifs of portraiture and working from life with his interests in Old Time music. In the larger paintings, he explores the intersection between depicting actual sitters and representing them...

Gilcrease After Hours: TGIFrida Friday

August 26, 2016
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Gilcrease Museum
Join us as we celebrate the life and legacy of Frida Kahlo, one of Mexico’s most influential artists. Unwind with some Frida-inspired entertainment, appetizers and cash bar, and then enjoy an after-hours visit to the Frida Kahlo: Through the Lens of Nickolas...

Drop-In Family Art Day @ Festival Americas

August 27, 2016
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Zarrow Center for Art & Education
The Festival Americas is set to celebrate the culture of Latin America from the tip of Argentina to the U.S. border. Enjoy food, music and art while experiencing Tulsa’s rich Latin culture at the Guthrie Green Park. Visit...

First Friday Art Crawl @ Zarrow

September 2, 2016
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Zarrow Center for Art & Education
Enjoy the Brady Arts District and visit exciting exhibitions each month. This month features work by Michael Ananian. Live music and a cash bar complete the evening. ...

Mini Masters: Five Senses in Art

September 3, 2016
10:30 am - 11:30 am
Gilcrease Museum
Kids will explore the galleries and gardens of Gilcrease Museum as they use their five senses - sight, sound, hearing, taste and touch. Children will learn to look at the world in new ways, which will inspire their art creations. For ages 3-6, who must be accompanied by an adult....

Sunday Draws

September 4, 2016
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Gilcrease Museum
Drawing is the basis for creating all art. Sunday Draws is for anyone who wants to learn to draw or to learn to draw better and have fun doing it. Teaching artists guide participants using various drawing techniques, and different drawing tools and materials. Participants will...

Mini Masters: Five Senses in Art

September 6, 2016
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Gilcrease Museum
Kids will explore the galleries and gardens of Gilcrease Museum as they use their five senses - sight, sound, hearing, taste and touch. Children will learn to look at the world in new ways, which will inspire their art creations. For ages 3-6, who must be accompanied by an adult....

Open Studio for Adult Artists @ Zarrow

September 6, 2016
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Zarrow Center for Art & Education
Join local artists who are learning to paint, draw or sculpt in these free studio sessions. This class is facilitated by artist Louise Higgs, who will direct and advise art works in progress. She will give an hour of formal drawing and painting instructions for artists who are...

Mini Masters: Five Senses in Art

September 7, 2016
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Gilcrease Museum
Kids will explore the galleries and gardens of Gilcrease Museum as they use their five senses - sight, sound, hearing, taste and touch. Children will learn to look at the world in new ways, which will inspire their art creations. For ages 3-6, who must be accompanied by an adult....

ZACH: Teen Time @ Zarrow

September 8, 2016
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Zarrow Center for Art & Education
This exciting teen art program is designed especially for the homeschooling community. Students will enjoy an arts enrichment experience with a consistent concept of the month presented, such as Landscapes, Portraits, 2D/3D,...

ZACH: Zarrow Art Classes for Homeschool (PM)

September 8, 2016
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Zarrow Center for Art & Education
Discover the world of art through this exciting program designed especially for the homeschooling community. Students create their own works of art in this engaging approach to arts education taught by qualified art instructors. The same class is offered three times a month and includes all art...

Tres Vidas (Afternoon Performance)

September 10, 2016
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Gilcrease Museum
Tres Vidas (Three Lives) is a live musical theatre work for singing actress and trio (cello, piano and percussion), based on the lives of three legendary Latin American women: Mexican painter Frida Kahlo, Salvadoran peasant activist Rufina Amaya and Argentine poet Alfonsina Storni. The music...

Tres Vidas (Evening Performance)

September 10, 2016
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Gilcrease Museum
Tres Vidas (Three Lives) is a live musical theatre work for singing actress and trio (cello, piano and percussion), based on the lives of three legendary Latin American women: Mexican painter Frida Kahlo, Salvadoran peasant activist Rufina Amaya and Argentine poet Alfonsina Storni. The music...

West Mexico Symposium 1: A View from the Field

September 11, 2016
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Gilcrease Museum
Join experts Chris Beekman, John Pohl, Marcos Zavaleta and Lorenza Lopez Mestas as they discuss recent archaeological research. Fieldwork in West Mexico continues to provide new insight into the cultures and architecture of the past. In recent years, archaeologists have conducted extensive...

Art Explorations

September 13, 2016
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Gilcrease Museum
Individuals with early-stage Alzheimer's disease and their care partners are invited for a gallery discussion of specific art pieces followed by a related hands-on art activity that includes both individual and group participation. Our teaching artist will facilitate the sessions....

Museum Babies

September 15, 2016
10:30 am - 11:30 am
Gilcrease Museum
Museum Babies is designed to nurture the needs of both parent and infant/toddler. Parents will enjoy a casual experience in the galleries, learning about the art of Gilcrease Museum, then it’s “baby time” with activities to stimulate the five senses and refreshments....

Mini Masters: Five Senses in Art

September 16, 2016
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Gilcrease Museum
Kids will explore the galleries and gardens of Gilcrease Museum as they use their five senses - sight, sound, hearing, taste and touch. Children will learn to look at the world in new ways, which will inspire their art creations. For ages 3-6, who must be accompanied by an adult....

Museum Babies

September 16, 2016
10:30 am - 11:30 am
Gilcrease Museum
Museum Babies is designed to nurture the needs of both parent and infant/toddler. Parents will enjoy a casual experience in the galleries, learning about the art of Gilcrease Museum, then it’s “baby time” with activities to stimulate the five senses and refreshments....

Funday Sunday

September 18, 2016
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Gilcrease Museum
The third Sunday of every month is Funday Sunday.  It’s an afternoon of museum fun for the whole family. Visitors can enjoy various art-making stations in the museum, each offering different materials and themes as well as teaching artists to help guide and inspire....

Open Studio for Adult Artists @ Zarrow

September 20, 2016
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Zarrow Center for Art & Education
Join local artists who are learning to paint, draw or sculpt in these free studio sessions. This class is facilitated by artist Louise Higgs, who will direct and advise art works in progress. She will give an hour of formal drawing and painting instructions for artists who are...

Jazz Night featuring Mike Cameron and the Western Swingabilly Jazz Tribe

September 20, 2016
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Gilcrease Museum
Visit Gilcrease Museum and hear local legends perform America's Music. Featuring Western Swingabilly Jazz Tribe, with Mike Cameron on clarinet and tenor sax, Shelby Eicher on violin, Scott McQuade on accordion, Sean Al-Jibouri on guitar and Dean Demerritt on upright bass. Live Jazz...

Symposium: Modern Alchemy: New Technologies for Museum Collections

September 23, 2016
8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Helmerich Center for American Research
Over the course of two decades, the field of museum technology has grown at an accelerated rate. The Helmerich Center for American Research invites you to attend the symposium Modern Alchemy: New Technologies for Museum Collections where internationally-recognized scientists and...

Symposium: Modern Alchemy: New Technologies for Museum Collections

September 24, 2016
8:30 am - 12:00 pm
Helmerich Center for American Research
Over the course of two decades, the field of museum technology has grown at an accelerated rate. The Helmerich Center for American Research invites you to attend the symposium Modern Alchemy: New Technologies for Museum Collections where internationally-recognized scientists and...

West Mexico Symposium 2: The Art of the Human

September 25, 2016
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Gilcrease Museum
Historians Rebecca Stone, Beth Wilson Norwood and Dorie Reents-Budet will discuss how the powerful and diverse ceramic figures from West Mexico have attracted the attention of art historians who continue to unravel their cultural meaning and aesthetics. Part two of a three-part...

ZACH: Zarrow Art Classes for Homeschool (AM)

September 29, 2016
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Zarrow Center for Art & Education
Discover the world of art through this exciting program designed especially for the homeschooling community. Students create their own works of art in this engaging approach to arts education taught by qualified art instructors. The same class is offered three times a month and includes all art...

ZACH: Zarrow Art Classes for Homeschool (PM)

September 29, 2016
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Zarrow Center for Art & Education
Discover the world of art through this exciting program designed especially for the homeschooling community. Students create their own works of art in this engaging approach to arts education taught by qualified art instructors. The same class is offered three times a month and includes all art...

Mini Masters: Five Senses in Art

October 1, 2016
10:30 am - 11:30 am
Gilcrease Museum
Kids will explore the galleries and gardens of Gilcrease Museum as they use their five senses - sight, sound, hearing, taste and touch. Children will learn to look at the world in new ways, which will inspire their art creations. For ages 3-6, who must be accompanied by an adult....

Sunday Draws

October 2, 2016
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Gilcrease Museum
Drawing is the basis for creating all art. Sunday Draws is for anyone who wants to learn to draw or to learn to draw better and have fun doing it. Teaching artists guide participants using various drawing techniques, and different drawing tools and materials. Participants will...

West Mexico Symposium 3: CSI West Mexico

October 2, 2016
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Gilcrease Museum
Discover how new technologies are changing how archaeologists explore the past with field experts Bob Pickering, Terry Powis and Jason Byrd. Exploratory tools such as CT scanners and endoscopes reveal how objects were constructed and sometimes repaired. Organic residues from inside ancient...

Mini Masters: Five Senses in Art

October 4, 2016
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Gilcrease Museum
Kids will explore the galleries and gardens of Gilcrease Museum as they use their five senses - sight, sound, hearing, taste and touch. Children will learn to look at the world in new ways, which will inspire their art creations. For ages 3-6, who must be accompanied by an adult....

Mini Masters: Five Senses in Art

October 5, 2016
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Gilcrease Museum
Kids will explore the galleries and gardens of Gilcrease Museum as they use their five senses - sight, sound, hearing, taste and touch. Children will learn to look at the world in new ways, which will inspire their art creations. For ages 3-6, who must be accompanied by an adult....

Museum Babies

October 6, 2016
10:30 am - 11:30 am
Gilcrease Museum
Museum Babies is designed to nurture the needs of both parent and infant/toddler. Parents will enjoy a casual experience in the galleries, learning about the art of Gilcrease Museum, then it’s “baby time” with activities to stimulate the five senses and refreshments....

Museum Babies

October 7, 2016
10:30 am - 11:30 am
Gilcrease Museum
Museum Babies is designed to nurture the needs of both parent and infant/toddler. Parents will enjoy a casual experience in the galleries, learning about the art of Gilcrease Museum, then it’s “baby time” with activities to stimulate the five senses and refreshments....

On View @ Zarrow: "Stuct.ture: Prints by Jenny Robinson"

October 7, 2016 through November 19, 2016
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Zarrow Center for Art & Education
Opening Reception: Friday, October 7 6-9 p.m. In large scales prints the artist explores themes of atmosphere and corrosion. In her more recent works, she deconstructs and manipulates structures, transforming them into architectural anomalies, unidentifiable,...

Art Explorations

October 11, 2016
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Gilcrease Museum
Individuals with early-stage Alzheimer's disease and their care partners are invited for a gallery discussion of specific art pieces followed by a related hands-on art activity that includes both individual and group participation. Our teaching artist will facilitate the sessions....

ZACH: Teen Time @ Zarrow

October 13, 2016
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Zarrow Center for Art & Education
This exciting teen art program is designed especially for the homeschooling community. Students will enjoy an arts enrichment experience with a consistent concept of the month presented, such as Landscapes, Portraits, 2D/3D,...

Museum Babies

October 13, 2016
10:30 am - 11:30 am
Gilcrease Museum
Museum Babies is designed to nurture the needs of both parent and infant/toddler. Parents will enjoy a casual experience in the galleries, learning about the art of Gilcrease Museum, then it’s “baby time” with activities to stimulate the five senses and refreshments....

Mini Masters: Five Senses in Art

October 14, 2016
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Gilcrease Museum
Kids will explore the galleries and gardens of Gilcrease Museum as they use their five senses - sight, sound, hearing, taste and touch. Children will learn to look at the world in new ways, which will inspire their art creations. For ages 3-6, who must be accompanied by an adult....

Museum Babies

October 14, 2016
10:30 am - 11:30 am
Gilcrease Museum
Museum Babies is designed to nurture the needs of both parent and infant/toddler. Parents will enjoy a casual experience in the galleries, learning about the art of Gilcrease Museum, then it’s “baby time” with activities to stimulate the five senses and refreshments....

Extended Pose Figure Drawing @ Zarrow

October 15, 2016
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Zarrow Center for Art & Education
This studio gives intermediate to advanced artists the opportunity to draw, paint or sculpt from a nude male or female model holding a single pose for four hours to allow for a more fully developed work or a series of work. A facilitator and easels will be provided with artists furnishing...

Funday Sunday

October 16, 2016
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Gilcrease Museum
The third Sunday of every month is Funday Sunday.  It’s an afternoon of museum fun for the whole family. Visitors can enjoy various art-making stations in the museum, each offering different materials and themes as well as teaching artists to help guide and inspire....

Mini Masters: Five Senses in Art

November 5, 2016
10:30 am - 11:30 am
Gilcrease Museum
Kids will explore the galleries and gardens of Gilcrease Museum as they use their five senses - sight, sound, hearing, taste and touch. Children will learn to look at the world in new ways, which will inspire their art creations. For ages 3-6, who must be accompanied by an adult....

Sunday Draws

November 6, 2016
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Gilcrease Museum
Drawing is the basis for creating all art. Sunday Draws is for anyone who wants to learn to draw or to learn to draw better and have fun doing it. Teaching artists guide participants using various drawing techniques, and different drawing tools and materials. Participants will...

Art Explorations

November 8, 2016
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Gilcrease Museum
Individuals with early-stage Alzheimer's disease and their care partners are invited for a gallery discussion of specific art pieces followed by a related hands-on art activity that includes both individual and group participation. Our teaching artist will facilitate the sessions....

Mini Masters: Five Senses in Art

November 8, 2016
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Gilcrease Museum
Kids will explore the galleries and gardens of Gilcrease Museum as they use their five senses - sight, sound, hearing, taste and touch. Children will learn to look at the world in new ways, which will inspire their art creations. For ages 3-6, who must be accompanied by an adult....

Mini Masters: Five Senses in Art

November 9, 2016
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Gilcrease Museum
Kids will explore the galleries and gardens of Gilcrease Museum as they use their five senses - sight, sound, hearing, taste and touch. Children will learn to look at the world in new ways, which will inspire their art creations. For ages 3-6, who must be accompanied by an adult....

ZACH: Teen Time @ Zarrow

November 10, 2016
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Zarrow Center for Art & Education
This exciting teen art program is designed especially for the homeschooling community. Students will enjoy an arts enrichment experience with a consistent concept of the month presented, such as Landscapes, Portraits, 2D/3D,...

Museum Babies

November 10, 2016
10:30 am - 11:30 am
Gilcrease Museum
Museum Babies is designed to nurture the needs of both parent and infant/toddler. Parents will enjoy a casual experience in the galleries, learning about the art of Gilcrease Museum, then it’s “baby time” with activities to stimulate the five senses and refreshments....

Museum Babies

November 11, 2016
10:30 am - 11:30 am
Gilcrease Museum
Museum Babies is designed to nurture the needs of both parent and infant/toddler. Parents will enjoy a casual experience in the galleries, learning about the art of Gilcrease Museum, then it’s “baby time” with activities to stimulate the five senses and refreshments....

Extended Pose Figure Drawing @ Zarrow

November 12, 2016
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Zarrow Center for Art & Education
This studio gives intermediate to advanced artists the opportunity to draw, paint or sculpt from a nude male or female model holding a single pose for four hours to allow for a more fully developed work or a series of work. A facilitator and easels will be provided with artists furnishing...

Museum Babies

November 17, 2016
10:30 am - 11:30 am
Gilcrease Museum
Museum Babies is designed to nurture the needs of both parent and infant/toddler. Parents will enjoy a casual experience in the galleries, learning about the art of Gilcrease Museum, then it’s “baby time” with activities to stimulate the five senses and refreshments....

Mini Masters: Five Senses in Art

November 18, 2016
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Gilcrease Museum
Kids will explore the galleries and gardens of Gilcrease Museum as they use their five senses - sight, sound, hearing, taste and touch. Children will learn to look at the world in new ways, which will inspire their art creations. For ages 3-6, who must be accompanied by an adult....

Museum Babies

November 18, 2016
10:30 am - 11:30 am
Gilcrease Museum
Museum Babies is designed to nurture the needs of both parent and infant/toddler. Parents will enjoy a casual experience in the galleries, learning about the art of Gilcrease Museum, then it’s “baby time” with activities to stimulate the five senses and refreshments....

Funday Sunday

November 20, 2016
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Gilcrease Museum
The third Sunday of every month is Funday Sunday.  It’s an afternoon of museum fun for the whole family. Visitors can enjoy various art-making stations in the museum, each offering different materials and themes as well as teaching artists to help guide and inspire....

Mini Masters: Five Senses in Art

December 3, 2016
10:30 am - 11:30 am
Gilcrease Museum
Kids will explore the galleries and gardens of Gilcrease Museum as they use their five senses - sight, sound, hearing, taste and touch. Children will learn to look at the world in new ways, which will inspire their art creations. For ages 3-6, who must be accompanied by an adult....

Sunday Draws

December 4, 2016
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Gilcrease Museum
Drawing is the basis for creating all art. Sunday Draws is for anyone who wants to learn to draw or to learn to draw better and have fun doing it. Teaching artists guide participants using various drawing techniques, and different drawing tools and materials. Participants will...

Mini Masters: Five Senses in Art

December 6, 2016
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Gilcrease Museum
Kids will explore the galleries and gardens of Gilcrease Museum as they use their five senses - sight, sound, hearing, taste and touch. Children will learn to look at the world in new ways, which will inspire their art creations. For ages 3-6, who must be accompanied by an adult....

Mini Masters: Five Senses in Art

December 7, 2016
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Gilcrease Museum
Kids will explore the galleries and gardens of Gilcrease Museum as they use their five senses - sight, sound, hearing, taste and touch. Children will learn to look at the world in new ways, which will inspire their art creations. For ages 3-6, who must be accompanied by an adult....

ZACH: Teen Time @ Zarrow

December 8, 2016
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Zarrow Center for Art & Education
This exciting teen art program is designed especially for the homeschooling community. Students will enjoy an arts enrichment experience with a consistent concept of the month presented, such as Landscapes, Portraits, 2D/3D,...

Museum Babies

December 8, 2016
10:30 am - 11:30 am
Gilcrease Museum
Museum Babies is designed to nurture the needs of both parent and infant/toddler. Parents will enjoy a casual experience in the galleries, learning about the art of Gilcrease Museum, then it’s “baby time” with activities to stimulate the five senses and refreshments....

Museum Babies

December 9, 2016
10:30 am - 11:30 am
Gilcrease Museum
Museum Babies is designed to nurture the needs of both parent and infant/toddler. Parents will enjoy a casual experience in the galleries, learning about the art of Gilcrease Museum, then it’s “baby time” with activities to stimulate the five senses and refreshments....

Art Explorations

December 13, 2016
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Gilcrease Museum
Individuals with early-stage Alzheimer's disease and their care partners are invited for a gallery discussion of specific art pieces followed by a related hands-on art activity that includes both individual and group participation. Our teaching artist will facilitate the sessions....

Mini Masters: Five Senses in Art

December 16, 2016
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Gilcrease Museum
Kids will explore the galleries and gardens of Gilcrease Museum as they use their five senses - sight, sound, hearing, taste and touch. Children will learn to look at the world in new ways, which will inspire their art creations. For ages 3-6, who must be accompanied by an adult....

Extended Pose Figure Drawing @ Zarrow

December 17, 2016
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Zarrow Center for Art & Education
This studio gives intermediate to advanced artists the opportunity to draw, paint or sculpt from a nude male or female model holding a single pose for four hours to allow for a more fully developed work or a series of work. A facilitator and easels will be provided with artists furnishing...

Funday Sunday

December 18, 2016
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Gilcrease Museum
The third Sunday of every month is Funday Sunday.  It’s an afternoon of museum fun for the whole family. Visitors can enjoy various art-making stations in the museum, each offering different materials and themes as well as teaching artists to help guide and inspire....