Shelter: Under the Crescent Moon – Kathy McRuiz

February 5-27, 2016 ARTIST STATEMENT Kathy McRuiz returned to her studio in 2015 after a hiatus to focus on building and programming a visual arts center.  When she began her artwork anew, she found the forms for dwellings and structures used in her earlier work, along with the crescent moon, remained at the heart of…

Sacred Mascots: Matthew Bearden

Sacred Mascots: Matthew Bearden Matthew Bearden briefly describes the subject matter of his exhibit “I recently started a series of paintings done on actual used football helmets called ‘Sacred Mascots.’ The idea is to give a different perspective to people concerning the Native American mascot controversy.” He adds that the exhibit will consist of “helmets…

First Impressions: Linocuts by Micheal W. Jones

First Impressions An Exhibition of Original Linocut Prints by Micheal W. Jones OPENING RECEPTION: Friday March 6, 6-9 pm   Micheal Jones explains his choice of artistic medium as follows: “What can be more basic than the linocut? Ideas, sketches, patterns are all reduced to their most elemental form, juxtaposing black and white. Either it is,…

1958 Kodachrome : Interpreted Whit Todd

1958 Kodachrome : Interpreted Kodachrome slides taken during a trip to Mexico in 1958 are interpreted through drawings and watercolors 57 years later by the photographer’s grandson.   link to his grandmother Lydia Beede Todd was born on April 9th, 1904. After high school she went to the University of Oklahoma wanting to become an…

Lumens

“Lumens” is a group show by eight Tulsa artists who work with light–  Scott Bell, Beth Downing, Eric Fransen, Grace Grothaus Grimm, Andrew Harmon, RC Morrison, Paul Timshel, and Chris Wollard. This exhibition, first of its kind in Tulsa, promises to be a fascinating peek into new media art by local artists. These artists use…

Manus: Amy Rockett-Todd

Opening Reception October 3, 2014, 6p.m. – 9p.m. Tulsa Artists’ Coalition presents “Manus: Amy Rockett-Todd” from October 3rd through October 25th. The public will have an opportunity to meet the artist at the opening reception from 6pm to 9pm on October 3rd. This exhibit runs through Saturday, October 25th. The TAC Gallery is located at…