Public Exhibition Tour:

The New Art

Celebrate Paul Reed Month at OKCMOA with a guided tour The New Art: A Milestone Collection Fifty Years Later. This tour will focus on paintings by Washington Color School artists, including Paul Reed’s No. 17 from his first stained series, “Mandala.” Responding to gestural paintings, and offering a new chapter in abstract art, this group were originally featured in the traveling exhibition The Washington Color Painters, organized by the Washington Gallery of Modern Art in 1965.

Pre-registration recommended. Free for members; $15 for non-members.


How to Register:
– Click on the blue button to the left and register online. Don’t forget to login to receive your member discount!
Call (405) 278-8213 to register over the phone.
– Register in person at the admissions desk during normal business hours.


Gene Davis (American, 1920–1985). Cool Staccato, 1964. Acrylic on canvas. Oklahoma City Museum of Art. Museum purchase, Washington Gallery of Modern ArtCollection, 1968.134. ©Estate of Gene Davis

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