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Oklahoma Arts Council News

Arts Conference Brings 450 to Stillwater

"Arts are not an amenity, they are a necessity," stated Oklahoma State University (OSU) President Burns Hargis during the Wednesday, October 25 general session of the 2016 Oklahoma Arts Conference. His statement was met with applause from a room full of nearly 450 people in attendance at the conference in Stillwater.


2016 Governor's Arts Awards Recipients Announced

Thirteen individuals and eight organizations will be honored for their efforts in the arts during the 41st Annual Governor's Arts Awards on Wednesday, December 7, 2016. Awards will be presented by Governor Mary Fallin during a special ceremony at the Oklahoma State Capitol. 


Apply for the 2017 Leadership Arts Program

Applications are now being accepted to be part of the 2017 class of Leadership Arts. Artists, arts administrators, board members, community developers, civic leaders, educators, and other individuals statewide are invited to apply.


Oklahoma Arts Education Survey Results

The Oklahoma Arts Council has released findings of a survey intended to assess the needs of Oklahoma schools regarding arts education and to learn how community organizations are partnering with schools in the state.