Funday Sunday

February 18, 2018
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Gilcrease Museum
1400 North Gilcrease Museum Road, Tulsa, Oklahoma 74127-2100

Children and adults alike can enjoy an afternoon of exhibition-inspired activities, artist-led studio projects, museum exhibitions and interactive spaces.

In February, learn about Norman Rockwell in the age of the American Civil Rights Movement, celebrate important African American figures in history and create works of art inspired by the concept of equality.

Special activities from noon to 4:00 pm, with free admission all day.


Creative Learning Center, 12-4 p.m.  
Make a monoprint honoring Clara Luper, a seminal figure in the American Civil Rights movement both in Oklahoma and nationally.

Vista Room, 12-4 p.m.  
Create a mixed media collage inspired by the artist Faith Ringgold that incorporates text from two important Gilcrease documents, the Declaration of Independence and the Emancipation Proclamation.
Illustrate your hopes for the future of the children in Rockwell’s New Kids in the Neighborhood.

Helmerich Hall, 12-4 p.m.  
Pick up an activity that will guide you through the museum and come back for a prize.

Helmerich Hall and Museum Wide, 2-4 p.m.  
Learn about important African American figures in history as you visit characters stationed throughout the museum from Jack and Jill of America, an organization dedicated to nurturing future African American leaders.

Norman Rockwell: Behind the Camera exhibition, 12-4 p.m.  
Learn about Norman Rockwell and his art in the exhibition with the help of museum docents.

For more information, please contact:

Alison Rossi