24 Works on Paper
“24 Works on Paper” Exhibition Travels Across Oklahoma
A collaborative project from Individual Artists of Oklahoma & Oklahoma Visual Arts Coalition
Rose State College, Midwest City in the Communications Center lobby. November 1 - December 14 at 5 p.m. Gallery hours are 8-5 p.m. weekdays.
STATEWIDE – 24 Works on Paper, the only travelling exhibition of work by living Oklahoma artists, will open to the public on July 15 from 6-9 pm at the Individual Artists of Oklahoma (IAO) gallery, 706 W. Sheridan Ave. in Oklahoma City. Produced as a collaboration between IAO Gallery and the Oklahoma Visual Arts Coalition (OVAC), the exhibition will then travel the state for a full year, bringing original, contemporary Oklahoman artwork to viewers in communities large and small.
The 24 Works on Paper exhibition features 24 artists from 8 Oklahoma cities. All artworks are created on paper and include media such as printmaking, drawing, painting and photography. The 2011 guest juror is Louise Siddons. Siddons is an Assistant Professor of American, Modern and Contemporary Art at Oklahoma State University. She received her Ph.D. from Stanford University. She was formerly a visiting professor and adjunct curator at Michigan State University and assistant curator of works on paper at the Fine Arts Museum of San Francisco.
The exhibition will continue to travel to venues across Oklahoma such as the East Central University in Ada, Tulsa Artists Coalition in Tulsa, and Leslie Powell Foundation and Gallery in Lawton.
24 Works on Paper is sponsored in part by Allied Arts and the Oklahoma Arts Council.