OKCMOA Selected As a 2019 Bank of America Art Conservation Project Grant Recipient: "Triumph of Washington" Undergoes Conservation

The Oklahoma City Museum of Art has been selected as a 2019 Bank of America Art Conservation Project grant recipient to conserve its recent acquisition Triumph of Washington by Gardner Hale. The grant funding will help preserve the monumental mural executed in 1931 for future generations. This large-scale painting—measuring 165” x 293”—has not been exhibited… Learn More

OKCMOA Names Michael J. Anderson, Ph.D., Interim President & CEO

Dr. Michael Anderson has been named Interim President & CEO at the Oklahoma City Museum of Art. Anderson, also director of curatorial affairs, curates the Museum Film program at OKCMOA, has curated important Museum exhibitions including “Our City, Our Collection,” “The Complete WPA Collection” and “From the Golden Age to the Moving Image” and coordinated several… Learn More

Oklahoma City Museum of Art Receives Grant from Samuel H. Kress Foundation: First institution in Oklahoma to receive Kress Provenance Research Fellowship

OKCMOA has been awarded a grant from the Samuel H. Kress Foundation to support a one-year provenance research fellowship, becoming the first institution in Oklahoma to receive this grant. Beginning Sept. 9, 2019, OKCMOA will welcome Dr. Bryn Critz Schockmel, a 2019 Ph.D. graduate of Boston University’s History of Art & Architecture program as a new fellow…. Learn More

New Season of Love’s Third Thursday Begins this Week at OKCMOA: Monthly after-hours event presented by Love’s Travel Stops features art, activities, food, drinks and music

OKCMOA announces a new season of Third Thursday after-hours events from 5 to 9 p.m. beginning July 18 and presented by Love’s Travel Stops. Love’s Third Thursdays on July 18, Aug. 15 and Sept. 19 will feature a revamped Roof Terrace lounge complete with cash bar, light bites for purchase provided by the Museum Cafe,… Learn More

Active Military Visit FREE All Summer Long

The Oklahoma City Museum of Art is proud to offer free admission to the nation’s active-duty military personnel and their families, including National Guard and Reserve, from Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day as part of the Blue Star Museums program. Blue Star Museums began on Saturday, May 25, and will end on Monday, September… Learn More

“Photographing the Street” and “Fireworks (Archives)” Open June 22

OKLAHOMA CITY – Beginning June 22, visitors to OKCMOA’s second floor can experience the single gallery exhibition, “Photographing the Street,” and one of the Museum’s newest acquisitions, “Fireworks (Archives),” in addition to the Museum’s permanent collection exhibition, “From the Golden Age to the Moving Image: The Changing Face of the Permanent Collection.” The Museum acquired… Learn More

Caroline and Durward Hendee to Chair 44th Annual Renaissance Ball: Sept. 6 event will honor Leslie and Cliff Hudson

The 44th Annual Renaissance Ball, the largest annual fundraiser benefiting the Oklahoma City Museum of Art, will be held Friday, Sept. 6 at 7 p.m. at the Oklahoma City Golf and Country Club. This year’s black-tie gala will be chaired by Caroline and Durward Hendee and will honor two of the Museum’s most generous advocates and leaders, Leslie… Learn More